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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   14304.15296481  .00000300  00000-0  17567-3 0  4026
2 16182 071.0043 227.8148 0005457 097.0348 001.8671 14.16129161500302
Epoch (UTC): 31 October 2014 03:40:16
Eccentricity: 0.0005457
inclination: 71.0043°
perigee height: 834 km
apogee height: 842 km
right ascension of ascending node: 227.8148°
argument of perigee: 97.0348°
revolutions per day: 14.16129161
mean anomaly at epoch: 1.8671°
orbit number at epoch: 50030

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

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