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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   14237.14814096  .00004025  00000-0  16715-3 0  5160
2 12155 081.1667 202.6282 0034786 242.4098 117.3600 15.23028326835617
Epoch (UTC): 25 August 2014 03:33:19
Eccentricity: 0.0034786
inclination: 81.1667°
perigee height: 473 km
apogee height: 520 km
right ascension of ascending node: 202.6282°
argument of perigee: 242.4098°
revolutions per day: 15.23028326
mean anomaly at epoch: 117.3600°
orbit number at epoch: 83561

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

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