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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   15182.21968566  .00000981  00000-0  96137-4 0  9997
2 23608 098.2471 068.2924 0018930 097.0671 263.2702 14.94650314 80595
Epoch (UTC): 01 July 2015 05:16:20
Eccentricity: 0.0018930
inclination: 98.2471°
perigee height: 570 km
apogee height: 596 km
right ascension of ascending node: 68.2924°
argument of perigee: 97.0671°
revolutions per day: 14.94650314
mean anomaly at epoch: 263.2702°
orbit number at epoch: 8059

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

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