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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   14304.13909113  .00002506  00000-0  33330-3 0  4080
2 25977 098.1568 023.8641 0002222 124.7142 293.9266 14.80644641801848
Epoch (UTC): 31 October 2014 03:20:17
Eccentricity: 0.0002222
inclination: 98.1568°
perigee height: 626 km
apogee height: 629 km
right ascension of ascending node: 23.8641°
argument of perigee: 124.7142°
revolutions per day: 14.80644641
mean anomaly at epoch: 293.9266°
orbit number at epoch: 80184

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

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