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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   14327.18758576  .00000027  00000-0  37695-4 0  4191
2 16182 071.0017 179.3619 0006017 049.4406 086.9078 14.16135576503569
Epoch (UTC): 23 November 2014 04:30:07
Eccentricity: 0.0006017
inclination: 71.0017°
perigee height: 834 km
apogee height: 843 km
right ascension of ascending node: 179.3619°
argument of perigee: 49.4406°
revolutions per day: 14.16135576
mean anomaly at epoch: 86.9078°
orbit number at epoch: 50356

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

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