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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   16268.85533633  .00000304  00000-0  45184-4 0  9990
2 25977  98.1392   9.7630 0002490  78.9127 281.2365 14.82126610904706
Epoch (UTC): 24 September 2016 20:31:41
Eccentricity: 0.0002490
inclination: 98.1392°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 624 km
right ascension of ascending node: 9.7630°
argument of perigee: 78.9127°
revolutions per day: 14.82126610
mean anomaly at epoch: 281.2365°
orbit number at epoch: 90470

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

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