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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   18019.62492269 -.00000039 +00000-0 +40546-5 0  9997
2 15772 071.1064 239.0231 0033404 065.1712 326.6831 14.21219818692204
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2018 14:59:53
Eccentricity: 0.0033404
inclination: 71.1064°
perigee height: 797 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 239.0231°
argument of perigee: 65.1712°
revolutions per day: 14.21219818
mean anomaly at epoch: 326.6831°
orbit number at epoch: 69220

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

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