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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   15090.95890209 -.00000095  00000-0 -23972-4 0  9997
2 16182 071.0020 268.4685 0009536 235.0269 279.7245 14.16163182521792
Epoch (UTC): 31 March 2015 23:00:49
Eccentricity: 0.0009536
inclination: 71.0020°
perigee height: 831 km
apogee height: 845 km
right ascension of ascending node: 268.4685°
argument of perigee: 235.0269°
revolutions per day: 14.16163182
mean anomaly at epoch: 279.7245°
orbit number at epoch: 52179

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

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