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Cosmos 1980 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 19650U 88102B   16236.41022275 -.00000274  00000-0 -11514-3 0  9991
2 19650  70.9989 281.2331 0016716 275.3974  84.5242 14.15743840433847
Epoch (UTC): 23 August 2016 09:50:43
Eccentricity: 0.0016716
inclination: 70.9989°
perigee height: 828 km
apogee height: 852 km
right ascension of ascending node: 281.2331°
argument of perigee: 275.3974°
revolutions per day: 14.15743840
mean anomaly at epoch: 84.5242°
orbit number at epoch: 43384

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

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