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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   17018.79879630  .00013389  00000-0  10418-3 0  9997
2 37820  42.7615  29.8763 0015803 102.8035 257.9018 15.71464855304418
Epoch (UTC): 18 January 2017 19:10:16
Eccentricity: 0.0015803
inclination: 42.7615°
perigee height: 344 km
apogee height: 365 km
right ascension of ascending node: 29.8763°
argument of perigee: 102.8035°
revolutions per day: 15.71464855
mean anomaly at epoch: 257.9018°
orbit number at epoch: 30441

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

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