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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   18115.11698867  .00001291  00000-0  40952-4 0  9990
2 12155  81.1639  54.8854 0029368   0.5574 359.5690 15.31487370 40197
Epoch (UTC): 25 April 2018 02:48:27
Eccentricity: 0.0029368
inclination: 81.1639°
perigee height: 451 km
apogee height: 491 km
right ascension of ascending node: 54.8854°
argument of perigee: 0.5574°
revolutions per day: 15.31487370
mean anomaly at epoch: 359.5690°
orbit number at epoch: 4019

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

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