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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   16243.34316408  .00000007  00000-0  22777-4 0  9994
2 32958  98.4460 280.0218 0010607  48.4428 311.7658 14.19628664428074
Epoch (UTC): 30 August 2016 08:14:09
Eccentricity: 0.0010607
inclination: 98.4460°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 834 km
right ascension of ascending node: 280.0218°
argument of perigee: 48.4428°
revolutions per day: 14.19628664
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.7658°
orbit number at epoch: 42807

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

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