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Helios 1A - 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 23605U 95033A   17288.83135429 0.00000500  00000-0  50734-4 0    08
2 23605  98.2495 341.4919 0011291  41.9155 318.0843 14.90886660    00
Epoch (UTC): 15 October 2017 19:57:09
Eccentricity: 0.0011291
inclination: 98.2495°
perigee height: 587 km
apogee height: 603 km
right ascension of ascending node: 341.4919°
argument of perigee: 41.9155°
revolutions per day: 14.90886660
mean anomaly at epoch: 318.0843°
orbit number at epoch: 0

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

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