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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   14241.34864472  .00000879  00000-0  12224-3 0  3428
2 25977 098.1615 320.0291 0001354 058.0139 340.5656 14.80407552792551
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2014 08:22:02
Eccentricity: 0.0001354
inclination: 98.1615°
perigee height: 627 km
apogee height: 629 km
right ascension of ascending node: 320.0291°
argument of perigee: 58.0139°
revolutions per day: 14.80407552
mean anomaly at epoch: 340.5656°
orbit number at epoch: 79255

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

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