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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   18016.28095388  .00076747  10750-4  15201-3 0  9999
2 37820  42.7530 318.8172 0018083 178.0542 308.9879 15.99273602361839
Epoch (UTC): 16 January 2018 06:44:34
Eccentricity: 0.0018083
inclination: 42.7530°
perigee height: 264 km
apogee height: 288 km
right ascension of ascending node: 318.8172°
argument of perigee: 178.0542°
revolutions per day: 15.99273602
mean anomaly at epoch: 308.9879°
orbit number at epoch: 36183

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

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