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Helios 1B - 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 25977U 99064A   17056.37105326  .00000261  00000-0  39648-4 0  9997
2 25977  98.1409 165.9023 0000278  29.6196 330.5032 14.82219373927441
Epoch (UTC): 25 February 2017 08:54:19
Eccentricity: 0.0000278
inclination: 98.1409°
perigee height: 622 km
apogee height: 622 km
right ascension of ascending node: 165.9023°
argument of perigee: 29.6196°
revolutions per day: 14.82219373
mean anomaly at epoch: 330.5032°
orbit number at epoch: 92744

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

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