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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   15057.65505403  .00053877  00000-0  41699-3 0  9998
2 37820 042.7662 218.0976 0010040 081.0276 342.1977 15.70977071196004
Epoch (UTC): 26 February 2015 15:43:16
Eccentricity: 0.0010040
inclination: 42.7662°
perigee height: 349 km
apogee height: 363 km
right ascension of ascending node: 218.0976°
argument of perigee: 81.0276°
revolutions per day: 15.70977071
mean anomaly at epoch: 342.1977°
orbit number at epoch: 19600

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

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