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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   15086.84324008  .00001978  00000-0  26077-3 0  9997
2 25977 098.1419 173.9716 0002128 065.2060 046.1969 14.81257524823704
Epoch (UTC): 27 March 2015 20:14:15
Eccentricity: 0.0002128
inclination: 98.1419°
perigee height: 624 km
apogee height: 627 km
right ascension of ascending node: 173.9716°
argument of perigee: 65.2060°
revolutions per day: 14.81257524
mean anomaly at epoch: 46.1969°
orbit number at epoch: 82370

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

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