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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   17229.18544507  .00000038  00000-0  11650-4 0  9991
2 25977  98.1555 341.8323 0002614  90.2512 269.9000 14.82280883953042
Epoch (UTC): 17 August 2017 04:27:02
Eccentricity: 0.0002614
inclination: 98.1555°
perigee height: 620 km
apogee height: 624 km
right ascension of ascending node: 341.8323°
argument of perigee: 90.2512°
revolutions per day: 14.82280883
mean anomaly at epoch: 269.9000°
orbit number at epoch: 95304

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

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