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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   15061.11906451 -.00000001  00000-0  21473-4 0  9994
2 15772 071.1087 303.9158 0037804 265.9882 200.9175 14.21092641542385
Epoch (UTC): 02 March 2015 02:51:27
Eccentricity: 0.0037804
inclination: 71.1087°
perigee height: 794 km
apogee height: 849 km
right ascension of ascending node: 303.9158°
argument of perigee: 265.9882°
revolutions per day: 14.21092641
mean anomaly at epoch: 200.9175°
orbit number at epoch: 54238

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

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