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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   14332.11432584  .00009018  00000-0  36182-3 0  6002
2 12155 081.1657 090.9409 0034536 283.4030 076.3354 15.24298651850077
Epoch (UTC): 28 November 2014 02:44:37
Eccentricity: 0.0034536
inclination: 81.1657°
perigee height: 469 km
apogee height: 516 km
right ascension of ascending node: 90.9409°
argument of perigee: 283.4030°
revolutions per day: 15.24298651
mean anomaly at epoch: 76.3354°
orbit number at epoch: 85007

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

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