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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   17144.26423967 +.00000090 +00000-0 +18232-4 0  9993
2 25977 098.1477 255.3365 0001878 050.8126 309.3252 14.82260963209166
Epoch (UTC): 24 May 2017 06:20:30
Eccentricity: 0.0001878
inclination: 98.1477°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 623 km
right ascension of ascending node: 255.3365°
argument of perigee: 50.8126°
revolutions per day: 14.82260963
mean anomaly at epoch: 309.3252°
orbit number at epoch: 20916

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

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