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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   15187.22547264  .00000202  00000-0  12734-3 0  9998
2 19650 071.0000 072.1058 0014662 194.0375 166.0343 14.15719880375228
Epoch (UTC): 06 July 2015 05:24:40
Eccentricity: 0.0014662
inclination: 71.0000°
perigee height: 829 km
apogee height: 850 km
right ascension of ascending node: 72.1058°
argument of perigee: 194.0375°
revolutions per day: 14.15719880
mean anomaly at epoch: 166.0343°
orbit number at epoch: 37522

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

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