User: anonymous
Location: Fort Wayne
(41.1310°N, 85.1290°W)
Time: 23:51:14
(UTC-04:00)
Language:

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   14106.16675009  .00001372  00000-0  18811-3 0  2295
2 25977 098.1679 182.5255 0002381 089.5410 356.5894 14.80113830772556
Epoch (UTC): 16 April 2014 04:00:07
Eccentricity: 0.0002381
inclination: 98.1679°
perigee height: 627 km
apogee height: 630 km
right ascension of ascending node: 182.5255°
argument of perigee: 89.5410°
revolutions per day: 14.80113830
mean anomaly at epoch: 356.5894°
orbit number at epoch: 77255

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

DLR