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Tiangong 2 - 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 41765U 16057A   17344.83422310 +.00004135 +00000-0 +54756-4 0  9998
2 41765 042.7856 025.0950 0002975 000.6508 147.9112 15.59782496070558
Epoch (UTC): 10 December 2017 20:01:16
Eccentricity: 0.0002975
inclination: 42.7856°
perigee height: 386 km
apogee height: 390 km
right ascension of ascending node: 25.0950°
argument of perigee: 0.6508°
revolutions per day: 15.59782496
mean anomaly at epoch: 147.9112°
orbit number at epoch: 7055

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

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