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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   16177.55926723 -.00000032  00000-0  71591-5 0  9996
2 15772  71.1081   8.1812 0037260 239.1142 180.3948 14.21174879610770
Epoch (UTC): 25 June 2016 13:25:20
Eccentricity: 0.0037260
inclination: 71.1081°
perigee height: 794 km
apogee height: 848 km
right ascension of ascending node: 8.1812°
argument of perigee: 239.1142°
revolutions per day: 14.21174879
mean anomaly at epoch: 180.3948°
orbit number at epoch: 61077

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

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