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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   16042.77212389  .00019208  00000-0  24390-3 0  9993
2 37820  42.7633 281.3067 0011728 261.3491 190.7547 15.58964082250827
Epoch (UTC): 11 February 2016 18:31:51
Eccentricity: 0.0011728
inclination: 42.7633°
perigee height: 383 km
apogee height: 398 km
right ascension of ascending node: 281.3067°
argument of perigee: 261.3491°
revolutions per day: 15.58964082
mean anomaly at epoch: 190.7547°
orbit number at epoch: 25082

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

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