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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   18198.79844454  .00002591  00000-0  37018-4 0  9994
2 41765  42.7838 158.3113 0005642 117.4760 319.8615 15.59051146104805
Epoch (UTC): 17 July 2018 19:09:45
Eccentricity: 0.0005642
inclination: 42.7838°
perigee height: 386 km
apogee height: 394 km
right ascension of ascending node: 158.3113°
argument of perigee: 117.4760°
revolutions per day: 15.59051146
mean anomaly at epoch: 319.8615°
orbit number at epoch: 10480

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

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