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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   15212.85611242  .00000450  00000-0  64270-4 0  9990
2 25977 098.1412 301.9977 0001517 045.1813 314.9522 14.81580267842359
Epoch (UTC): 31 July 2015 20:32:48
Eccentricity: 0.0001517
inclination: 98.1412°
perigee height: 623 km
apogee height: 625 km
right ascension of ascending node: 301.9977°
argument of perigee: 45.1813°
revolutions per day: 14.81580267
mean anomaly at epoch: 314.9522°
orbit number at epoch: 84235

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

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