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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   16036.19049923  .00000116  00000-0  50997-4 0  9999
2 22676  74.0432  12.5983 0018592 165.5701 194.5986 14.33849623183965
Epoch (UTC): 05 February 2016 04:34:19
Eccentricity: 0.0018592
inclination: 74.0432°
perigee height: 765 km
apogee height: 792 km
right ascension of ascending node: 12.5983°
argument of perigee: 165.5701°
revolutions per day: 14.33849623
mean anomaly at epoch: 194.5986°
orbit number at epoch: 18396

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

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