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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   16205.86606391  .00000265  00000-0  40291-4 0  9994
2 25977  98.1374 305.7316 0000219 138.6035 221.5194 14.82083378895377
Epoch (UTC): 23 July 2016 20:47:07
Eccentricity: 0.0000219
inclination: 98.1374°
perigee height: 622 km
apogee height: 623 km
right ascension of ascending node: 305.7316°
argument of perigee: 138.6035°
revolutions per day: 14.82083378
mean anomaly at epoch: 221.5194°
orbit number at epoch: 89537

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

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