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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   14331.49261331  .00004495  00000-0  43525-3 0  3897
2 23608 098.2732 201.4888 0019255 086.2850 274.0569 14.93154372 48389
Epoch (UTC): 27 November 2014 11:49:21
Eccentricity: 0.0019255
inclination: 98.2732°
perigee height: 574 km
apogee height: 601 km
right ascension of ascending node: 201.4888°
argument of perigee: 86.2850°
revolutions per day: 14.93154372
mean anomaly at epoch: 274.0569°
orbit number at epoch: 4838

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

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