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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   17021.75522771 -.00000001  00000-0  89669-5 0  9996
2 22676  74.0427  89.6782 0018249 156.2470 203.9528 14.33904404234356
Epoch (UTC): 21 January 2017 18:07:31
Eccentricity: 0.0018249
inclination: 74.0427°
perigee height: 765 km
apogee height: 792 km
right ascension of ascending node: 89.6782°
argument of perigee: 156.2470°
revolutions per day: 14.33904404
mean anomaly at epoch: 203.9528°
orbit number at epoch: 23435

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

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