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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   16238.16316780 -.00000098  00000-0 -23055-4 0  9991
2 15772  71.1058 240.3110 0034159 146.3875 282.8631 14.21179358619392
Epoch (UTC): 25 August 2016 03:54:57
Eccentricity: 0.0034159
inclination: 71.1058°
perigee height: 797 km
apogee height: 846 km
right ascension of ascending node: 240.3110°
argument of perigee: 146.3875°
revolutions per day: 14.21179358
mean anomaly at epoch: 282.8631°
orbit number at epoch: 61939

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

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