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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   18229.42066068  .00002826  00000-0  39666-4 0  9998
2 41765  42.7852 336.2673 0008187 321.4513 126.0084 15.59239187109580
Epoch (UTC): 17 August 2018 10:05:45
Eccentricity: 0.0008187
inclination: 42.7852°
perigee height: 384 km
apogee height: 395 km
right ascension of ascending node: 336.2673°
argument of perigee: 321.4513°
revolutions per day: 15.59239187
mean anomaly at epoch: 126.0084°
orbit number at epoch: 10958

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

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