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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   16147.24307425 -.00000044  00000-0  17762-5 0  9994
2 15772  71.1088  72.1454 0037583 283.7508 238.4231 14.21172106606472
Epoch (UTC): 26 May 2016 05:50:01
Eccentricity: 0.0037583
inclination: 71.1088°
perigee height: 794 km
apogee height: 848 km
right ascension of ascending node: 72.1454°
argument of perigee: 283.7508°
revolutions per day: 14.21172106
mean anomaly at epoch: 238.4231°
orbit number at epoch: 60647

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

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