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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   16269.86800914  .00000299  00000-0  44496-4 0  9999
2 25977  98.1392  10.7926 0002461  77.3144 282.8344 14.82127299904850
Epoch (UTC): 25 September 2016 20:49:55
Eccentricity: 0.0002461
inclination: 98.1392°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 624 km
right ascension of ascending node: 10.7926°
argument of perigee: 77.3144°
revolutions per day: 14.82127299
mean anomaly at epoch: 282.8344°
orbit number at epoch: 90485

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

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