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Tiangong 1 - 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 37820U 11053A   17343.88864583  .00046644  90862-5  12347-3 0  9992
2 37820  42.7520 193.9437 0020308 261.1380 292.6297 15.94357176355853
Epoch (UTC): 09 December 2017 21:19:39
Eccentricity: 0.0020308
inclination: 42.7520°
perigee height: 276 km
apogee height: 303 km
right ascension of ascending node: 193.9437°
argument of perigee: 261.1380°
revolutions per day: 15.94357176
mean anomaly at epoch: 292.6297°
orbit number at epoch: 35585

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

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