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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   16345.50183603  .00000088  00000-0  68806-4 0  9993
2 19650  71.0011  51.8480 0012053 113.7324 246.5064 14.15752929449280
Epoch (UTC): 10 December 2016 12:02:38
Eccentricity: 0.0012053
inclination: 71.0011°
perigee height: 831 km
apogee height: 848 km
right ascension of ascending node: 51.8480°
argument of perigee: 113.7324°
revolutions per day: 14.15752929
mean anomaly at epoch: 246.5064°
orbit number at epoch: 44928

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

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