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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   16274.18873931  .00000437  00000-0  61857-4 0  9993
2 25977  98.1397  15.1855 0002379  70.8503 289.2967 14.82131692905495
Epoch (UTC): 30 September 2016 04:31:47
Eccentricity: 0.0002379
inclination: 98.1397°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 624 km
right ascension of ascending node: 15.1855°
argument of perigee: 70.8503°
revolutions per day: 14.82131692
mean anomaly at epoch: 289.2967°
orbit number at epoch: 90549

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

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