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FORMOSAT 3C - 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 29049U 06011C   17141.89368508 +.00000047 +00000-0 +34830-4 0  9996
2 29049 072.0196 318.3225 0035459 192.3975 167.6293 14.28565037579272
Epoch (UTC): 21 May 2017 21:26:54
Eccentricity: 0.0035459
inclination: 72.0196°
perigee height: 771 km
apogee height: 822 km
right ascension of ascending node: 318.3225°
argument of perigee: 192.3975°
revolutions per day: 14.28565037
mean anomaly at epoch: 167.6293°
orbit number at epoch: 57927

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

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