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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   17294.04470694  .00042497  87897-5  15325-3 0  9996
2 37820  42.7552 144.8832 0020487 260.4507 226.5029 15.88526444347919
Epoch (UTC): 21 October 2017 01:04:22
Eccentricity: 0.0020487
inclination: 42.7552°
perigee height: 293 km
apogee height: 320 km
right ascension of ascending node: 144.8832°
argument of perigee: 260.4507°
revolutions per day: 15.88526444
mean anomaly at epoch: 226.5029°
orbit number at epoch: 34791

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

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