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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   17085.87159653 +.00000220 +00000-0 +34471-4 0  9990
2 25977 098.1419 195.9119 0001744 139.7576 220.3765 14.82234374200514
Epoch (UTC): 26 March 2017 20:55:05
Eccentricity: 0.0001744
inclination: 98.1419°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 623 km
right ascension of ascending node: 195.9119°
argument of perigee: 139.7576°
revolutions per day: 14.82234374
mean anomaly at epoch: 220.3765°
orbit number at epoch: 20051

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

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