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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   14264.81582431  .00000973  00000-0  13436-3 0  3721
2 25977 098.1598 343.8891 0000283 167.5011 305.4715 14.80472259796023
Epoch (UTC): 21 September 2014 19:34:47
Eccentricity: 0.0000283
inclination: 98.1598°
perigee height: 627 km
apogee height: 628 km
right ascension of ascending node: 343.8891°
argument of perigee: 167.5011°
revolutions per day: 14.80472259
mean anomaly at epoch: 305.4715°
orbit number at epoch: 79602

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

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