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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   17051.55895491  .00001572  00000-0  51757-4 0  9995
2 12155  81.1628 204.8219 0030506  26.4132 333.8651 15.30383244974619
Epoch (UTC): 20 February 2017 13:24:53
Eccentricity: 0.0030506
inclination: 81.1628°
perigee height: 454 km
apogee height: 495 km
right ascension of ascending node: 204.8219°
argument of perigee: 26.4132°
revolutions per day: 15.30383244
mean anomaly at epoch: 333.8651°
orbit number at epoch: 97461

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

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