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Cosmos 1459 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 14059U 83042B   16126.75092953  .00000082  00000-0  65511-4 0  9994
2 14059  82.9737   4.3392 0042024 332.9088  89.0489 13.78552628659626
Epoch (UTC): 05 May 2016 18:01:20
Eccentricity: 0.0042024
inclination: 82.9737°
perigee height: 938 km
apogee height: 1000 km
right ascension of ascending node: 4.3392°
argument of perigee: 332.9088°
revolutions per day: 13.78552628
mean anomaly at epoch: 89.0489°
orbit number at epoch: 65962

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

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