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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   16147.87120824  .00000298  00000-0  44450-4 0  9999
2 25977  98.1344 246.7932 0002642  94.5498 265.6016 14.82043169886788
Epoch (UTC): 26 May 2016 20:54:32
Eccentricity: 0.0002642
inclination: 98.1344°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 625 km
right ascension of ascending node: 246.7932°
argument of perigee: 94.5498°
revolutions per day: 14.82043169
mean anomaly at epoch: 265.6016°
orbit number at epoch: 88678

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

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