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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   15211.83078536  .00000006  00000-0  11391-4 0  9999
2 22676 074.0436 358.8556 0019106 196.7755 163.2767 14.33802964156820
Epoch (UTC): 30 July 2015 19:56:19
Eccentricity: 0.0019106
inclination: 74.0436°
perigee height: 765 km
apogee height: 793 km
right ascension of ascending node: 358.8556°
argument of perigee: 196.7755°
revolutions per day: 14.33802964
mean anomaly at epoch: 163.2767°
orbit number at epoch: 15682

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

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