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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   17293.07581089  .00005047  00000-0  67166-4 0  9998
2 41765  42.7847 332.9566 0002723   5.7619  83.9440 15.59232592 62473
Epoch (UTC): 20 October 2017 01:49:10
Eccentricity: 0.0002723
inclination: 42.7847°
perigee height: 388 km
apogee height: 392 km
right ascension of ascending node: 332.9566°
argument of perigee: 5.7619°
revolutions per day: 15.59232592
mean anomaly at epoch: 83.9440°
orbit number at epoch: 6247

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

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