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YAOGAN 25C is classified as:

NORAD ID: 40340
Int'l Code: 2014-080C
Perigee: 896.8 km
Apogee: 1,297.1 km
Inclination: 63.4 °
Period: 107.0 minutes
Semi major axis: 7467 km
RCS: Unknown
Launch date: December 10, 2014
Source: People's Republic of China (PRC)
Launch site: Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center, China (JSC)

YAOGAN 25C is one of the 3 Yaogan satellites launched on 10 December 2014 from the Jiuquan space base in northwest China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region. China's official Xinhua news agency described the Yaogan 25 payload as a single satellite, which state media reported was released into the planned orbit by the Long March 4C rocket. Tracking data from the U.S. Air Force's Space Surveillance Network recorded multiple satellites in an orbit nearly 1,100 kilometers, or about 680 miles, above Earth at an inclination of 63.4 degrees. The satellites are believed to monitor worldwide naval activity. Officially the satellites are "mainly used for scientific experiments, natural resource surveys, crop yield estimates and disaster relief" (Xinhua).
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 40340U 14080C   23159.57083613 -.00000057  00000-0  45214-4 0  9990
2 40340  63.3958 274.6879 0268011   4.8274 355.5242 13.45253728417146
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC