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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   15086.31583249  .00066163  00000-0  44270-3 0  9997
2 37820 042.7682 044.2168 0011388 270.1705 251.0759 15.74298874200511
Epoch (UTC): 27 March 2015 07:34:47
Eccentricity: 0.0011388
inclination: 42.7682°
perigee height: 339 km
apogee height: 354 km
right ascension of ascending node: 44.2168°
argument of perigee: 270.1705°
revolutions per day: 15.74298874
mean anomaly at epoch: 251.0759°
orbit number at epoch: 20051

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

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