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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   16122.89699074  .00016102  00000-0  18497-3 0  9996
2 37820  42.7630 163.9725 0011900  80.7159 274.6948 15.61698137263332
Epoch (UTC): 01 May 2016 21:31:40
Eccentricity: 0.0011900
inclination: 42.7630°
perigee height: 375 km
apogee height: 391 km
right ascension of ascending node: 163.9725°
argument of perigee: 80.7159°
revolutions per day: 15.61698137
mean anomaly at epoch: 274.6948°
orbit number at epoch: 26333

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

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