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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   16124.51914692  .00000064  00000-0  32407-4 0  9995
2 22676  74.0433 211.0749 0019423 335.4076  24.6147 14.33865977196628
Epoch (UTC): 03 May 2016 12:27:34
Eccentricity: 0.0019423
inclination: 74.0433°
perigee height: 765 km
apogee height: 793 km
right ascension of ascending node: 211.0749°
argument of perigee: 335.4076°
revolutions per day: 14.33865977
mean anomaly at epoch: 24.6147°
orbit number at epoch: 19662

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

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