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Cosmos 2251 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 22676U 93036B   15063.84059971  .00000154  00000-0  64717-4 0  9991
2 22676 074.0412 269.4444 0018409 143.5272 216.7138 14.33743222135617
Epoch (UTC): 04 March 2015 20:10:27
Eccentricity: 0.0018409
inclination: 74.0412°
perigee height: 766 km
apogee height: 792 km
right ascension of ascending node: 269.4444°
argument of perigee: 143.5272°
revolutions per day: 14.33743222
mean anomaly at epoch: 216.7138°
orbit number at epoch: 13561

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

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