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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   17205.56423779 +.00024522 +00000-0 +12540-3 0  9998
2 37820 042.7586 330.8180 0020182 340.8393 079.9839 15.80509270333887
Epoch (UTC): 24 July 2017 13:32:30
Eccentricity: 0.0020182
inclination: 42.7586°
perigee height: 315 km
apogee height: 342 km
right ascension of ascending node: 330.8180°
argument of perigee: 340.8393°
revolutions per day: 15.80509270
mean anomaly at epoch: 79.9839°
orbit number at epoch: 33388

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

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