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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   16152.21756474  .00000166  00000-0  69024-4 0  9993
2 22676  74.0407 160.4244 0020158 280.2808  79.6071 14.33873590200591
Epoch (UTC): 31 May 2016 05:13:17
Eccentricity: 0.0020158
inclination: 74.0407°
perigee height: 764 km
apogee height: 793 km
right ascension of ascending node: 160.4244°
argument of perigee: 280.2808°
revolutions per day: 14.33873590
mean anomaly at epoch: 79.6071°
orbit number at epoch: 20059

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

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