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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   16179.19806163  .00000212  00000-0  33608-4 0  9995
2 25977  98.1362 278.6271 0001661  48.1493 311.9861 14.82066338891421
Epoch (UTC): 27 June 2016 04:45:12
Eccentricity: 0.0001661
inclination: 98.1362°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 624 km
right ascension of ascending node: 278.6271°
argument of perigee: 48.1493°
revolutions per day: 14.82066338
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.9861°
orbit number at epoch: 89142

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

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