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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   14356.20337922  .00000404  00000-0  15462-3 0  4018
2 22676 074.0435 042.2408 0020290 290.9016 068.9963 14.33707888125208
Epoch (UTC): 22 December 2014 04:52:51
Eccentricity: 0.0020290
inclination: 74.0435°
perigee height: 765 km
apogee height: 794 km
right ascension of ascending node: 42.2408°
argument of perigee: 290.9016°
revolutions per day: 14.33707888
mean anomaly at epoch: 68.9963°
orbit number at epoch: 12520

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

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