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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   14110.18424933  .00009068  00000-0  38778-3 0  4187
2 12155 081.1679 351.7446 0035909 314.5044 045.3254 15.22113021816292
Epoch (UTC): 20 April 2014 04:25:19
Eccentricity: 0.0035909
inclination: 81.1679°
perigee height: 475 km
apogee height: 524 km
right ascension of ascending node: 351.7446°
argument of perigee: 314.5044°
revolutions per day: 15.22113021
mean anomaly at epoch: 45.3254°
orbit number at epoch: 81629

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

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