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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   16151.17945702  .00000326  00000-0  48017-4 0  9992
2 25977  98.1346 250.1546 0002629  89.0554 271.0959 14.82045931887278
Epoch (UTC): 30 May 2016 04:18:25
Eccentricity: 0.0002629
inclination: 98.1346°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 625 km
right ascension of ascending node: 250.1546°
argument of perigee: 89.0554°
revolutions per day: 14.82045931
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.0959°
orbit number at epoch: 88727

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

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