China's manned space lab Tiangong-2 has finished experiments and will re-enter Earth's atmosphere on July 19, authorities said on Saturday.
A small amount of debris is likely to fall into the designated safe waters of the South Pacific Ocean, the China Manned Space Engineering Office said in a statement.
China launched Tiangong-2 on September 15, 2016, after Tiangong-1, its first manned space lab.
Tiangong-1 crashed into the Pacific Ocean near Tahiti on April 2, 2018, after falling uncontrollably from space after scientists lost contact with it.
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It was briefly feared the 8.5-tonne toxic station would hit New Zealand.
Tiangong-2 on the other hand will be deliberately brought down in a controlled manner, likely into the Pacific Ocean's international 'space graveyard', far from human settlements.
Hundreds of satellites have been de-orbited into the remote spot, including Russia's MIR space station in 2001.
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