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Cosmos 1656 Rocket - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 15772U 85042D   16125.55981850  .00000039  00000-0  39647-4 0  9992
2 15772  71.1062 117.8948 0037033 315.6691 183.9911 14.21169660603395
Epoch (UTC): 04 May 2016 13:26:08
Eccentricity: 0.0037033
inclination: 71.1062°
perigee height: 795 km
apogee height: 848 km
right ascension of ascending node: 117.8948°
argument of perigee: 315.6691°
revolutions per day: 14.21169660
mean anomaly at epoch: 183.9911°
orbit number at epoch: 60339

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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