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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   17348.95090082 +.00061019 +96979-5 +15443-3 0  9998
2 37820 042.7539 162.2050 0020166 296.1724 195.1520 15.94960250356664
Epoch (UTC): 14 December 2017 22:49:17
Eccentricity: 0.0020166
inclination: 42.7539°
perigee height: 275 km
apogee height: 302 km
right ascension of ascending node: 162.2050°
argument of perigee: 296.1724°
revolutions per day: 15.94960250
mean anomaly at epoch: 195.1520°
orbit number at epoch: 35666

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

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