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Location: Tierra del Sol
(32.6128°N, 116.3319°W)
Time: 00:55:53
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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   17349.89356325 +.00056494 +94997-5 +14261-3 0  9993
2 37820 042.7519 156.2951 0020197 302.6341 208.3163 15.95067210356819
Epoch (UTC): 15 December 2017 21:26:43
Eccentricity: 0.0020197
inclination: 42.7519°
perigee height: 274 km
apogee height: 301 km
right ascension of ascending node: 156.2951°
argument of perigee: 302.6341°
revolutions per day: 15.95067210
mean anomaly at epoch: 208.3163°
orbit number at epoch: 35681

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

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