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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   15091.47162225  .00000297  00000-0  11616-3 0  9995
2 22676 074.0432 218.9227 0017903 083.0877 277.2311 14.33755723139577
Epoch (UTC): 01 April 2015 11:19:08
Eccentricity: 0.0017903
inclination: 74.0432°
perigee height: 766 km
apogee height: 792 km
right ascension of ascending node: 218.9227°
argument of perigee: 83.0877°
revolutions per day: 14.33755723
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.2311°
orbit number at epoch: 13957

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

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