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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   15212.87737593  .00000006  00000-0  11416-4 0  9997
2 22676 074.0437 356.9419 0019064 194.6536 165.4066 14.33803041156974
Epoch (UTC): 31 July 2015 21:03:25
Eccentricity: 0.0019064
inclination: 74.0437°
perigee height: 765 km
apogee height: 792 km
right ascension of ascending node: 356.9419°
argument of perigee: 194.6536°
revolutions per day: 14.33803041
mean anomaly at epoch: 165.4066°
orbit number at epoch: 15697

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

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