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Cosmos 1697 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 16182U 85097B   16242.56593647 -.00000121 +00000-0 -37154-4 0  9997
2 16182 070.9998 261.6178 0007211 175.6805 312.9519 14.16200367594655
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2016 13:34:56
Eccentricity: 0.0007211
inclination: 70.9998°
perigee height: 833 km
apogee height: 843 km
right ascension of ascending node: 261.6178°
argument of perigee: 175.6805°
revolutions per day: 14.16200367
mean anomaly at epoch: 312.9519°
orbit number at epoch: 59465

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

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