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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   15181.45126761  .00000353  00000-0  52054-4 0  9997
2 25977 098.1416 270.0867 0002629 091.5855 268.5658 14.81533667837702
Epoch (UTC): 30 June 2015 10:49:49
Eccentricity: 0.0002629
inclination: 98.1416°
perigee height: 622 km
apogee height: 626 km
right ascension of ascending node: 270.0867°
argument of perigee: 91.5855°
revolutions per day: 14.81533667
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.5658°
orbit number at epoch: 83770

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

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