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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   14355.20742847  .00053014  00000-0  52517-3 0  6827
2 37820 042.7703 264.3730 0015647 345.1839 172.2132 15.64853965185415
Epoch (UTC): 21 December 2014 04:58:41
Eccentricity: 0.0015647
inclination: 42.7703°
perigee height: 363 km
apogee height: 384 km
right ascension of ascending node: 264.3730°
argument of perigee: 345.1839°
revolutions per day: 15.64853965
mean anomaly at epoch: 172.2132°
orbit number at epoch: 18541

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

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