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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   15027.56235591  .00000058  00000-0  47397-4 0  7528
2 32958 098.5234 083.4768 0009062 289.8497 070.1707 14.19519818345674
Epoch (UTC): 27 January 2015 13:29:47
Eccentricity: 0.0009062
inclination: 98.5234°
perigee height: 820 km
apogee height: 833 km
right ascension of ascending node: 83.4768°
argument of perigee: 289.8497°
revolutions per day: 14.19519818
mean anomaly at epoch: 70.1707°
orbit number at epoch: 34567

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

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