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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   16210.38946540  .00000198  00000-0  31826-4 0  9999
2 25977  98.1375 310.3293 0000525 156.9740 203.1496 14.82085850896043
Epoch (UTC): 28 July 2016 09:20:49
Eccentricity: 0.0000525
inclination: 98.1375°
perigee height: 622 km
apogee height: 623 km
right ascension of ascending node: 310.3293°
argument of perigee: 156.9740°
revolutions per day: 14.82085850
mean anomaly at epoch: 203.1496°
orbit number at epoch: 89604

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

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