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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   16243.40543794  .00000052  00000-0  27975-4 0  9997
2 22676  74.0446 353.6627 0017853  91.6196 268.7001 14.33886800213661
Epoch (UTC): 30 August 2016 09:43:49
Eccentricity: 0.0017853
inclination: 74.0446°
perigee height: 766 km
apogee height: 791 km
right ascension of ascending node: 353.6627°
argument of perigee: 91.6196°
revolutions per day: 14.33886800
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.7001°
orbit number at epoch: 21366

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

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