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FENGYUN 3A - 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 32958U 08026A   15145.76626012  .00000075  00000-0  55356-4 0  9999
2 32958 098.5053 197.1571 0009074 310.4957 049.5427 14.19557335362442
Epoch (UTC): 25 May 2015 18:23:24
Eccentricity: 0.0009074
inclination: 98.5053°
perigee height: 820 km
apogee height: 833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 197.1571°
argument of perigee: 310.4957°
revolutions per day: 14.19557335
mean anomaly at epoch: 49.5427°
orbit number at epoch: 36244

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

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