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YAOGAN 7 is classified as:


NORAD ID: 36110
Int'l Code: 2009-069A
Perigee: 633.8 km
Apogee: 669.6 km
Inclination: 98.3 °
Period: 97.6 minutes
Semi major axis: 7022 km
RCS: 3.486 m2 (large)
Launch date: December 9, 2009
Source: People's Republic of China (PRC)
Launch site: Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, China (JSC)

According to Xinhua, YAOGAN 7 will be used for scientific experiments, land resources surveys, crop yield estimates and disaster response applications. But the craft is likely an electro-optical spy satellite to be operated by the Chinese military. Observers believe the Yaogan series, which began launching in 2006, is a new fleet of high-resolution optical and radar reconaissance satellites. The new satellite would be the third Yaogan spacecraft fitted with an optical imager. Yaogan 7 was built by the China Academy of Space Technology under the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp.
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 36110U 09069A   19018.49456945  .00000026  00000-0  11844-4 0  9990
2 36110  98.2620 198.0503 0025505  63.2606 297.1213 14.75175083490432
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC