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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   15063.08730148  .00000100  00000-0  67126-4 0  9996
2 32958 098.5190 117.6695 0009446 178.4147 181.7053 14.19531275350710
Epoch (UTC): 04 March 2015 02:05:42
Eccentricity: 0.0009446
inclination: 98.5190°
perigee height: 820 km
apogee height: 834 km
right ascension of ascending node: 117.6695°
argument of perigee: 178.4147°
revolutions per day: 14.19531275
mean anomaly at epoch: 181.7053°
orbit number at epoch: 35071

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

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