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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   15063.17881663  .00001631  00000-0  21665-3 0  9997
2 25977 098.1412 149.9296 0002331 092.5471 267.5798 14.81176771820191
Epoch (UTC): 04 March 2015 04:17:29
Eccentricity: 0.0002331
inclination: 98.1412°
perigee height: 624 km
apogee height: 627 km
right ascension of ascending node: 149.9296°
argument of perigee: 92.5471°
revolutions per day: 14.81176771
mean anomaly at epoch: 267.5798°
orbit number at epoch: 82019

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

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