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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   15117.20860284 -.00000121  00000-0 -36885-4 0  9992
2 16182 071.0040 213.2456 0008242 201.8246 178.9331 14.16168377525518
Epoch (UTC): 27 April 2015 05:00:23
Eccentricity: 0.0008242
inclination: 71.0040°
perigee height: 832 km
apogee height: 844 km
right ascension of ascending node: 213.2456°
argument of perigee: 201.8246°
revolutions per day: 14.16168377
mean anomaly at epoch: 178.9331°
orbit number at epoch: 52551

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

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