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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   15063.79215964  .00000077  00000-0  56425-4 0  9991
2 32958 098.5190 118.3477 0009466 176.3437 183.7811 14.19531259350814
Epoch (UTC): 04 March 2015 19:00:42
Eccentricity: 0.0009466
inclination: 98.5190°
perigee height: 820 km
apogee height: 834 km
right ascension of ascending node: 118.3477°
argument of perigee: 176.3437°
revolutions per day: 14.19531259
mean anomaly at epoch: 183.7811°
orbit number at epoch: 35081

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

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