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SJ-17 (SHIJIAN-17)

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SJ-17 (SHIJIAN-17) is classified as:


NORAD ID: 41838
Int'l Code: 2016-065A
Perigee: 35,771.1 km
Apogee: 35,813.6 km
Inclination: 3.6 °
Period: 1,436.0 minutes
Semi major axis: 42163 km
RCS: Unknown
Launch date: November 3, 2016
Source: People's Republic of China (PRC)
Launch site: Wenchang Satellite Launch Center (WSC)

SHIJIAN-17 is an experimental satellite that carries an electric thruster test package, a type of propulsion system that could give the spacecraft great maneuverability to efficiently adjust its orbit and move around the geostationary belt, home to most of the world's communications satellites.
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 41838U 16065A   24060.81084306 -.00000032  00000-0  00000-0 0  9990
2 41838   3.6072  82.6652 0005039 292.7275 243.2269  1.00276665 26801
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC