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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   15059.13680264  .00001197  00000-0  16095-3 0  9990
2 25977 098.1443 145.8258 0002403 107.7882 312.5150 14.81161632819600
Epoch (UTC): 28 February 2015 03:16:59
Eccentricity: 0.0002403
inclination: 98.1443°
perigee height: 624 km
apogee height: 627 km
right ascension of ascending node: 145.8258°
argument of perigee: 107.7882°
revolutions per day: 14.81161632
mean anomaly at epoch: 312.5150°
orbit number at epoch: 81960

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

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