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Helios 1A 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 23608U 95033D   16121.18660439  .00000419  00000-0  43400-4 0  9996
2 23608  98.2201  27.2679 0017011 172.4971 187.6506 14.95649686126018
Epoch (UTC): 30 April 2016 04:28:42
Eccentricity: 0.0017011
inclination: 98.2201°
perigee height: 568 km
apogee height: 592 km
right ascension of ascending node: 27.2679°
argument of perigee: 172.4971°
revolutions per day: 14.95649686
mean anomaly at epoch: 187.6506°
orbit number at epoch: 12601

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

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