User: anonymous   Login
Location: Ward Pound Ridge Reservation
(41.2500°N, 73.6000°W)
Time: 17:11:31
(UTC-04:00)
Language:

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   17295.48246176  .00042667  87979-5  15280-3 0  9991
2 37820  42.7549 135.9505 0020525 270.0451 169.6389 15.88656876348146
Epoch (UTC): 22 October 2017 11:34:44
Eccentricity: 0.0020525
inclination: 42.7549°
perigee height: 292 km
apogee height: 320 km
right ascension of ascending node: 135.9505°
argument of perigee: 270.0451°
revolutions per day: 15.88656876
mean anomaly at epoch: 169.6389°
orbit number at epoch: 34814

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

DLR