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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   18049.41407873 +.00000045 +00000-0 +12562-4 0  9993
2 25977 098.1682 170.7706 0001367 148.4301 211.6993 14.82333185249185
Epoch (UTC): 18 February 2018 09:56:16
Eccentricity: 0.0001367
inclination: 98.1682°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 623 km
right ascension of ascending node: 170.7706°
argument of perigee: 148.4301°
revolutions per day: 14.82333185
mean anomaly at epoch: 211.6993°
orbit number at epoch: 24918

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

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