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(42.7003°N, 77.4088°W)
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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   17346.49888142  .00003798  00000-0  50650-4 0  9994
2 41765  42.7855  15.1885 0002833  12.3170 135.1095 15.59795056 70816
Epoch (UTC): 12 December 2017 11:58:23
Eccentricity: 0.0002833
inclination: 42.7855°
perigee height: 386 km
apogee height: 390 km
right ascension of ascending node: 15.1885°
argument of perigee: 12.3170°
revolutions per day: 15.59795056
mean anomaly at epoch: 135.1095°
orbit number at epoch: 7081

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

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