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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   17082.62108201 +.00000040 +00000-0 +40190-4 0  9991
2 15772 071.1081 156.2565 0035518 179.8841 284.1689 14.21197310649299
Epoch (UTC): 23 March 2017 14:54:21
Eccentricity: 0.0035518
inclination: 71.1081°
perigee height: 796 km
apogee height: 847 km
right ascension of ascending node: 156.2565°
argument of perigee: 179.8841°
revolutions per day: 14.21197310
mean anomaly at epoch: 284.1689°
orbit number at epoch: 64929

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

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