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Helios 1A Rocket - 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 23608U 95033D   14327.20372020  .00003980  00000-0  38641-3 0  3856
2 23608 098.2741 196.9782 0019519 099.2496 261.0930 14.93119324 47748
Epoch (UTC): 23 November 2014 04:53:21
Eccentricity: 0.0019519
inclination: 98.2741°
perigee height: 574 km
apogee height: 602 km
right ascension of ascending node: 196.9782°
argument of perigee: 99.2496°
revolutions per day: 14.93119324
mean anomaly at epoch: 261.0930°
orbit number at epoch: 4774

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

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