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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   14352.22606986  .00000214  00000-0  86339-4 0  3981
2 22676 074.0437 049.5127 0020234 298.7143 061.1974 14.33703028124638
Epoch (UTC): 18 December 2014 05:25:32
Eccentricity: 0.0020234
inclination: 74.0437°
perigee height: 765 km
apogee height: 794 km
right ascension of ascending node: 49.5127°
argument of perigee: 298.7143°
revolutions per day: 14.33703028
mean anomaly at epoch: 61.1974°
orbit number at epoch: 12463

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

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