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Helios 1B - 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 25977U 99064A   15029.20283024  .00001258  00000-0  16925-3 0  4858
2 25977 098.1476 115.4122 0001424 162.3173 226.5965 14.81052400815179
Epoch (UTC): 29 January 2015 04:52:04
Eccentricity: 0.0001424
inclination: 98.1476°
perigee height: 625 km
apogee height: 627 km
right ascension of ascending node: 115.4122°
argument of perigee: 162.3173°
revolutions per day: 14.81052400
mean anomaly at epoch: 226.5965°
orbit number at epoch: 81517

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

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