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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   17228.46236653 -.00000048 +00000-0 -35953-7 0  9992
2 15772 071.1066 208.5293 0037357 307.2352 182.2074 14.21206937670014
Epoch (UTC): 16 August 2017 11:05:48
Eccentricity: 0.0037357
inclination: 71.1066°
perigee height: 794 km
apogee height: 848 km
right ascension of ascending node: 208.5293°
argument of perigee: 307.2352°
revolutions per day: 14.21206937
mean anomaly at epoch: 182.2074°
orbit number at epoch: 67001

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

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