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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   16273.15097693 -.00000048  00000-0  46869-7 0  9992
2 19650  70.9997 203.9761 0015899 226.3395 133.6411 14.15743888439042
Epoch (UTC): 29 September 2016 03:37:24
Eccentricity: 0.0015899
inclination: 70.9997°
perigee height: 828 km
apogee height: 851 km
right ascension of ascending node: 203.9761°
argument of perigee: 226.3395°
revolutions per day: 14.15743888
mean anomaly at epoch: 133.6411°
orbit number at epoch: 43904

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

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