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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   17351.83344329  .00054152  94124-5  13541-3 0  9992
2 37820  42.7524 144.1246 0020108 316.0684 188.9024 15.95279282357127
Epoch (UTC): 17 December 2017 20:00:09
Eccentricity: 0.0020108
inclination: 42.7524°
perigee height: 274 km
apogee height: 301 km
right ascension of ascending node: 144.1246°
argument of perigee: 316.0684°
revolutions per day: 15.95279282
mean anomaly at epoch: 188.9024°
orbit number at epoch: 35712

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

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