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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   17265.90774632 +.00000076 +00000-0 +16409-4 0  9994
2 25977 098.1591 019.2585 0001235 034.0608 326.0683 14.82293222227180
Epoch (UTC): 22 September 2017 21:47:09
Eccentricity: 0.0001235
inclination: 98.1591°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 623 km
right ascension of ascending node: 19.2585°
argument of perigee: 34.0608°
revolutions per day: 14.82293222
mean anomaly at epoch: 326.0683°
orbit number at epoch: 22718

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

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