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(58.7378°N, 93.8201°W)
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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   17347.23236111  .00064260  98414-5  16426-3 0  9992
2 37820  42.7539 172.9836 0020138 284.6209  47.3266 15.94741057356389
Epoch (UTC): 13 December 2017 05:34:36
Eccentricity: 0.0020138
inclination: 42.7539°
perigee height: 275 km
apogee height: 302 km
right ascension of ascending node: 172.9836°
argument of perigee: 284.6209°
revolutions per day: 15.94741057
mean anomaly at epoch: 47.3266°
orbit number at epoch: 35638

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

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