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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   18056.47640493  .00152559  18928-4  18728-3 0  9995
2 37820  42.7504  63.8754 0015703 112.8558  17.1534 16.06995088368283
Epoch (UTC): 25 February 2018 11:26:01
Eccentricity: 0.0015703
inclination: 42.7504°
perigee height: 244 km
apogee height: 265 km
right ascension of ascending node: 63.8754°
argument of perigee: 112.8558°
revolutions per day: 16.06995088
mean anomaly at epoch: 17.1534°
orbit number at epoch: 36828

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

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