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Cosmos 2251 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 22676U 93036B   15186.57304874  .00000085  00000-0  39845-4 0  9999
2 22676 074.0428 045.0429 0019776 247.2546 112.6516 14.33799426153205
Epoch (UTC): 05 July 2015 13:45:11
Eccentricity: 0.0019776
inclination: 74.0428°
perigee height: 765 km
apogee height: 793 km
right ascension of ascending node: 45.0429°
argument of perigee: 247.2546°
revolutions per day: 14.33799426
mean anomaly at epoch: 112.6516°
orbit number at epoch: 15320

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

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