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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   18022.81820079  .00000043  00000-0  12319-4 0  9993
2 25977  98.1671 143.6242 0000511  23.8326 336.2910 14.82328546976545
Epoch (UTC): 22 January 2018 19:38:12
Eccentricity: 0.0000511
inclination: 98.1671°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 622 km
right ascension of ascending node: 143.6242°
argument of perigee: 23.8326°
revolutions per day: 14.82328546
mean anomaly at epoch: 336.2910°
orbit number at epoch: 97654

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

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