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Cosmos 540 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 06324U 72104B   17021.17344684 -.00000019  00000-0  22554-5 0  9991
2 06324  74.0768  18.4103 0009683 204.0882 155.9824 14.43346623314363
Epoch (UTC): 21 January 2017 04:09:45
Eccentricity: 0.0009683
inclination: 74.0768°
perigee height: 740 km
apogee height: 754 km
right ascension of ascending node: 18.4103°
argument of perigee: 204.0882°
revolutions per day: 14.43346623
mean anomaly at epoch: 155.9824°
orbit number at epoch: 31436

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

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