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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   16341.36125623  .00000220  00000-0  34597-4 0  9997
2 25977  98.1419  83.4993 0001745 139.7672 220.3669 14.82181892915447
Epoch (UTC): 06 December 2016 08:40:12
Eccentricity: 0.0001745
inclination: 98.1419°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 623 km
right ascension of ascending node: 83.4993°
argument of perigee: 139.7672°
revolutions per day: 14.82181892
mean anomaly at epoch: 220.3669°
orbit number at epoch: 91544

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

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