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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   16238.33986781  .00000214  00000-0  33864-4 0  9998
2 25977  98.1382 338.7406 0002196 126.1816 233.9599 14.82102374900187
Epoch (UTC): 25 August 2016 08:09:24
Eccentricity: 0.0002196
inclination: 98.1382°
perigee height: 621 km
apogee height: 624 km
right ascension of ascending node: 338.7406°
argument of perigee: 126.1816°
revolutions per day: 14.82102374
mean anomaly at epoch: 233.9599°
orbit number at epoch: 90018

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

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