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YAOGAN 6 - 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 34839U 09021A   16342.53254090  .00000959  00000-0  40493-4 0  9990
2 34839  97.1737  35.3516 0027362 281.4943  78.3223 15.25314740423373
Epoch (UTC): 07 December 2016 12:46:51
Eccentricity: 0.0027362
inclination: 97.1737°
perigee height: 471 km
apogee height: 508 km
right ascension of ascending node: 35.3516°
argument of perigee: 281.4943°
revolutions per day: 15.25314740
mean anomaly at epoch: 78.3223°
orbit number at epoch: 42337

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

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