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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   16272.06053811  .00003486  00000-0  11782-3 0  9996
2 12155  81.1661  17.7375 0031014 159.9838 200.2623 15.29881226952365
Epoch (UTC): 28 September 2016 01:27:10
Eccentricity: 0.0031014
inclination: 81.1661°
perigee height: 455 km
apogee height: 497 km
right ascension of ascending node: 17.7375°
argument of perigee: 159.9838°
revolutions per day: 15.29881226
mean anomaly at epoch: 200.2623°
orbit number at epoch: 95236

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

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