Current position of Tiangong

Where is the Chinese Space Station Tiangong right now?

What the taikonauts see right now

This is the view from the Tiangong directly down to earth. The crosshair indicates the current ground point. The map is updated every second.
Please note that the map is not real-time video. However, the position itself is real-time.

Ground point


Orbital speed







miles   km

Tiangong ground track

This map shows the ground track of the Chinese Space Station's next orbit. The crosshair marks its current position.

The blue sections of Tiangong's track indicate when the space station is in the earth's shadow. The red sections mark when Tiangong is sunlit.