User: anonymous   Login
Location: Dakota Wesleyan University Observatory
(43.7274°N, 98.0462°W)
Time: 01:57:04
(UTC-05:00)
Language:

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   14298.78668188  .00006523  00000-0  63400-3 0  3609
2 23608 098.2774 167.0935 0017718 188.8096 171.2814 14.92841617 43502
Epoch (UTC): 25 October 2014 18:52:49
Eccentricity: 0.0017718
inclination: 98.2774°
perigee height: 577 km
apogee height: 601 km
right ascension of ascending node: 167.0935°
argument of perigee: 188.8096°
revolutions per day: 14.92841617
mean anomaly at epoch: 171.2814°
orbit number at epoch: 4350

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

DLR