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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   15210.52295569  .00000122  00000-0  85874-4 0  9990
2 16182 071.0030 016.9349 0006421 029.4243 026.0561 14.16173691538724
Epoch (UTC): 29 July 2015 12:33:03
Eccentricity: 0.0006421
inclination: 71.0030°
perigee height: 833 km
apogee height: 843 km
right ascension of ascending node: 16.9349°
argument of perigee: 29.4243°
revolutions per day: 14.16173691
mean anomaly at epoch: 26.0561°
orbit number at epoch: 53872

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

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