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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   16036.19598804  .00000576  00000-0  79766-4 0  9995
2 25977  98.1342 133.3557 0002543  95.8285 264.3217 14.81894591870243
Epoch (UTC): 05 February 2016 04:42:13
Eccentricity: 0.0002543
inclination: 98.1342°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 625 km
right ascension of ascending node: 133.3557°
argument of perigee: 95.8285°
revolutions per day: 14.81894591
mean anomaly at epoch: 264.3217°
orbit number at epoch: 87024

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

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