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Cosmos 1242 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 12155U 81008B   16181.20159575  .00001277  00000-0  42883-4 0  9998
2 12155  81.1639 125.6403 0032125 111.1144 249.3531 15.29536747938478
Epoch (UTC): 29 June 2016 04:50:17
Eccentricity: 0.0032125
inclination: 81.1639°
perigee height: 455 km
apogee height: 499 km
right ascension of ascending node: 125.6403°
argument of perigee: 111.1144°
revolutions per day: 15.29536747
mean anomaly at epoch: 249.3531°
orbit number at epoch: 93847

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

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