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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   14303.09472996  .00007822  00000-0  31770-3 0  5792
2 12155 081.1640 125.1004 0036122 022.5308 337.7500 15.23820187845653
Epoch (UTC): 30 October 2014 02:16:24
Eccentricity: 0.0036122
inclination: 81.1640°
perigee height: 469 km
apogee height: 519 km
right ascension of ascending node: 125.1004°
argument of perigee: 22.5308°
revolutions per day: 15.23820187
mean anomaly at epoch: 337.7500°
orbit number at epoch: 84565

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

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