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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   14330.50650414  .00002690  00000-0  35615-3 0  4304
2 25977 098.1544 050.6684 0002287 082.7165 043.6561 14.80777025805740
Epoch (UTC): 26 November 2014 12:09:21
Eccentricity: 0.0002287
inclination: 98.1544°
perigee height: 625 km
apogee height: 628 km
right ascension of ascending node: 50.6684°
argument of perigee: 82.7165°
revolutions per day: 14.80777025
mean anomaly at epoch: 43.6561°
orbit number at epoch: 80574

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

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