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Helios 1A Rocket - 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 23608U 95033D   18170.89270507  .00000869  00000-0  81663-4 0  9995
2 23608  98.2614 127.4824 0018114 118.4284 241.8764 14.96688418242759
Epoch (UTC): 19 June 2018 21:25:29
Eccentricity: 0.0018114
inclination: 98.2614°
perigee height: 564 km
apogee height: 590 km
right ascension of ascending node: 127.4824°
argument of perigee: 118.4284°
revolutions per day: 14.96688418
mean anomaly at epoch: 241.8764°
orbit number at epoch: 24275

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

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