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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   17344.82650463 +.00045654 +90548-5 +12041-3 0  9999
2 37820 042.7533 188.0650 0020283 267.8331 275.8832 15.94447044356000
Epoch (UTC): 10 December 2017 19:50:10
Eccentricity: 0.0020283
inclination: 42.7533°
perigee height: 276 km
apogee height: 303 km
right ascension of ascending node: 188.0650°
argument of perigee: 267.8331°
revolutions per day: 15.94447044
mean anomaly at epoch: 275.8832°
orbit number at epoch: 35600

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

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