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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   15245.56651304  .00000134  00000-0  91649-4 0  9995
2 16182  71.0037 303.2132 0008512 334.3696 128.0352 14.16179301543682
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2015 13:35:46
Eccentricity: 0.0008512
inclination: 71.0037°
perigee height: 832 km
apogee height: 844 km
right ascension of ascending node: 303.2132°
argument of perigee: 334.3696°
revolutions per day: 14.16179301
mean anomaly at epoch: 128.0352°
orbit number at epoch: 54368

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

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