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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   18024.08242949  .00080430  11023-4  14800-3 0  9995
2 37820  42.7508 269.5401 0019383 234.2184 241.6839 16.00467301363084
Epoch (UTC): 24 January 2018 01:58:41
Eccentricity: 0.0019383
inclination: 42.7508°
perigee height: 260 km
apogee height: 286 km
right ascension of ascending node: 269.5401°
argument of perigee: 234.2184°
revolutions per day: 16.00467301
mean anomaly at epoch: 241.6839°
orbit number at epoch: 36308

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

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