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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   15245.20557947  .00000492  00000-0  69590-4 0  9992
2 25977  98.1404 334.8673 0000750 158.4410 201.6833 14.81622795847149
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2015 04:56:02
Eccentricity: 0.0000750
inclination: 98.1404°
perigee height: 623 km
apogee height: 625 km
right ascension of ascending node: 334.8673°
argument of perigee: 158.4410°
revolutions per day: 14.81622795
mean anomaly at epoch: 201.6833°
orbit number at epoch: 84714

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

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