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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   16343.46523927  .00000010  00000-0  26167-4 0  9993
2 15772  71.1086  18.1332 0036500 335.9414 122.9619 14.21190022634351
Epoch (UTC): 08 December 2016 11:09:56
Eccentricity: 0.0036500
inclination: 71.1086°
perigee height: 795 km
apogee height: 847 km
right ascension of ascending node: 18.1332°
argument of perigee: 335.9414°
revolutions per day: 14.21190022
mean anomaly at epoch: 122.9619°
orbit number at epoch: 63435

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

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