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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   18016.15689193  .00076253  10719-4  15130-3 0  9996
2 37820  42.7535 319.5976 0017887 177.0435 314.8308 15.99253350361814
Epoch (UTC): 16 January 2018 03:45:55
Eccentricity: 0.0017887
inclination: 42.7535°
perigee height: 264 km
apogee height: 288 km
right ascension of ascending node: 319.5976°
argument of perigee: 177.0435°
revolutions per day: 15.99253350
mean anomaly at epoch: 314.8308°
orbit number at epoch: 36181

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

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