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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   14104.81956352  .00001810  00000-0  24592-3 0  2287
2 25977 098.1683 181.1547 0002475 091.7164 020.4163 14.80106475772356
Epoch (UTC): 14 April 2014 19:40:10
Eccentricity: 0.0002475
inclination: 98.1683°
perigee height: 627 km
apogee height: 631 km
right ascension of ascending node: 181.1547°
argument of perigee: 91.7164°
revolutions per day: 14.80106475
mean anomaly at epoch: 20.4163°
orbit number at epoch: 77235

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

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