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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   15115.73983330  .00000170  00000-0  10029-3 0  9995
2 32958 098.5086 168.3012 0010383 035.8951 324.2922 14.19548905358187
Epoch (UTC): 25 April 2015 17:45:21
Eccentricity: 0.0010383
inclination: 98.5086°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 834 km
right ascension of ascending node: 168.3012°
argument of perigee: 35.8951°
revolutions per day: 14.19548905
mean anomaly at epoch: 324.2922°
orbit number at epoch: 35818

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

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