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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   16242.42691264  .00000003  00000-0  21074-4 0  9993
2 32958  98.4460 279.1474 0010670  50.8236 309.3892 14.19628528427948
Epoch (UTC): 29 August 2016 10:14:45
Eccentricity: 0.0010670
inclination: 98.4460°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 834 km
right ascension of ascending node: 279.1474°
argument of perigee: 50.8236°
revolutions per day: 14.19628528
mean anomaly at epoch: 309.3892°
orbit number at epoch: 42794

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

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