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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   18048.89638700  .00124848  15246-4  17492-3 0  9997
2 37820  42.7512 112.1851 0017149  50.2922 121.2625 16.04899361367062
Epoch (UTC): 17 February 2018 21:30:47
Eccentricity: 0.0017149
inclination: 42.7512°
perigee height: 249 km
apogee height: 272 km
right ascension of ascending node: 112.1851°
argument of perigee: 50.2922°
revolutions per day: 16.04899361
mean anomaly at epoch: 121.2625°
orbit number at epoch: 36706

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

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