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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   15144.82861971  .00018070  00000-0  21616-3 0  9992
2 37820 042.7681 054.2403 0012893 232.7608 175.9752 15.60552183209675
Epoch (UTC): 24 May 2015 19:53:12
Eccentricity: 0.0012893
inclination: 42.7681°
perigee height: 377 km
apogee height: 395 km
right ascension of ascending node: 54.2403°
argument of perigee: 232.7608°
revolutions per day: 15.60552183
mean anomaly at epoch: 175.9752°
orbit number at epoch: 20967

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

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