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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   16040.44986801  .00000915  00000-0  12254-3 0  9991
2 25977  98.1339 137.6768 0002523  88.8578 271.2923 14.81903426870873
Epoch (UTC): 09 February 2016 10:47:48
Eccentricity: 0.0002523
inclination: 98.1339°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 625 km
right ascension of ascending node: 137.6768°
argument of perigee: 88.8578°
revolutions per day: 14.81903426
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.2923°
orbit number at epoch: 87087

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

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