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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   17055.29093578  .00000287  00000-0  42858-4 0  9997
2 25977  98.1408 164.8036 0000346  25.6002 334.5227 14.82218809927285
Epoch (UTC): 24 February 2017 06:58:56
Eccentricity: 0.0000346
inclination: 98.1408°
perigee height: 622 km
apogee height: 622 km
right ascension of ascending node: 164.8036°
argument of perigee: 25.6002°
revolutions per day: 14.82218809
mean anomaly at epoch: 334.5227°
orbit number at epoch: 92728

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

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