User: anonymous   Login
Location: Caltech
(34.1382°N, 118.1253°W)
Time: 08:40:23
(UTC-07:00)
Language:

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   15085.88962315  .00000322  00000-0  12518-3 0  9992
2 22676 074.0424 229.1282 0017940 095.4072 264.9126 14.33752203138776
Epoch (UTC): 26 March 2015 21:21:03
Eccentricity: 0.0017940
inclination: 74.0424°
perigee height: 766 km
apogee height: 792 km
right ascension of ascending node: 229.1282°
argument of perigee: 95.4072°
revolutions per day: 14.33752203
mean anomaly at epoch: 264.9126°
orbit number at epoch: 13877

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

DLR