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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   17293.52590563  .00000034  00000-0  35639-4 0  9997
2 32958  98.3999 315.8902 0008395 279.2998  80.7235 14.19677957487117
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2017 12:37:18
Eccentricity: 0.0008395
inclination: 98.3999°
perigee height: 820 km
apogee height: 832 km
right ascension of ascending node: 315.8902°
argument of perigee: 279.2998°
revolutions per day: 14.19677957
mean anomaly at epoch: 80.7235°
orbit number at epoch: 48711

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

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