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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   16040.82504706  .00000153  00000-0  10115-3 0  9990
2 16182  71.0050 326.0553 0005525 112.5760 305.7574 14.16191957566378
Epoch (UTC): 09 February 2016 19:48:04
Eccentricity: 0.0005525
inclination: 71.0050°
perigee height: 834 km
apogee height: 842 km
right ascension of ascending node: 326.0553°
argument of perigee: 112.5760°
revolutions per day: 14.16191957
mean anomaly at epoch: 305.7574°
orbit number at epoch: 56637

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

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