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MetOp-A - 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 29499U 06044A   17050.96883281 -.00000011 +00000-0 +15123-4 0  9994
2 29499 098.6949 112.4638 0001853 129.8740 356.8365 14.21497857536304
Epoch (UTC): 19 February 2017 23:15:07
Eccentricity: 0.0001853
inclination: 98.6949°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 112.4638°
argument of perigee: 129.8740°
revolutions per day: 14.21497857
mean anomaly at epoch: 356.8365°
orbit number at epoch: 53630

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

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