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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   14330.08216014  .00000268  00000-0  15949-3 0  4217
2 16182 071.0017 173.2727 0006171 044.4443 084.2999 14.16134331503975
Epoch (UTC): 26 November 2014 01:58:18
Eccentricity: 0.0006171
inclination: 71.0017°
perigee height: 834 km
apogee height: 843 km
right ascension of ascending node: 173.2727°
argument of perigee: 44.4443°
revolutions per day: 14.16134331
mean anomaly at epoch: 84.2999°
orbit number at epoch: 50397

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

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