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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   18051.12306985  .00140015  17076-4  18849-3 0  9998
2 37820  42.7511  98.0070 0016422  68.4263  27.0239 16.05532000367427
Epoch (UTC): 20 February 2018 02:57:13
Eccentricity: 0.0016422
inclination: 42.7511°
perigee height: 248 km
apogee height: 270 km
right ascension of ascending node: 98.0070°
argument of perigee: 68.4263°
revolutions per day: 16.05532000
mean anomaly at epoch: 27.0239°
orbit number at epoch: 36742

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

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