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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   15110.84410179  .00032501  00000-0  41181-3 0  9991
2 37820 042.7672 256.4974 0011604 349.0103 166.5322 15.58768875204369
Epoch (UTC): 20 April 2015 20:15:30
Eccentricity: 0.0011604
inclination: 42.7672°
perigee height: 383 km
apogee height: 399 km
right ascension of ascending node: 256.4974°
argument of perigee: 349.0103°
revolutions per day: 15.58768875
mean anomaly at epoch: 166.5322°
orbit number at epoch: 20436

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

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