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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   14354.96167164  .00003571  00000-0  46893-3 0  4506
2 25977 098.1528 075.5280 0001333 045.3335 053.4336 14.80906324809362
Epoch (UTC): 20 December 2014 23:04:48
Eccentricity: 0.0001333
inclination: 98.1528°
perigee height: 625 km
apogee height: 627 km
right ascension of ascending node: 75.5280°
argument of perigee: 45.3335°
revolutions per day: 14.80906324
mean anomaly at epoch: 53.4336°
orbit number at epoch: 80936

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

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