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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   15245.27137000  .00014498  00000-0  15179-3 0  9999
2 37820  42.7652 174.0661 0014367 204.1279 278.1675 15.64113365225380
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2015 06:30:46
Eccentricity: 0.0014367
inclination: 42.7652°
perigee height: 366 km
apogee height: 385 km
right ascension of ascending node: 174.0661°
argument of perigee: 204.1279°
revolutions per day: 15.64113365
mean anomaly at epoch: 278.1675°
orbit number at epoch: 22538

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

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