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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   17296.48260508  .00006522  00000-0  85267-4 0  9997
2 41765  42.7844 312.7008 0002153  30.3658 126.1437 15.59281319 63008
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2017 11:34:57
Eccentricity: 0.0002153
inclination: 42.7844°
perigee height: 388 km
apogee height: 391 km
right ascension of ascending node: 312.7008°
argument of perigee: 30.3658°
revolutions per day: 15.59281319
mean anomaly at epoch: 126.1437°
orbit number at epoch: 6300

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

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