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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   18053.49561616 +.00115421 +14394-4 +15062-3 0  9991
2 37820 042.7505 082.8927 0016012 089.0373 059.4898 16.06106639367806
Epoch (UTC): 22 February 2018 11:53:41
Eccentricity: 0.0016012
inclination: 42.7505°
perigee height: 247 km
apogee height: 268 km
right ascension of ascending node: 82.8927°
argument of perigee: 89.0373°
revolutions per day: 16.06106639
mean anomaly at epoch: 59.4898°
orbit number at epoch: 36780

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

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