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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   14354.74544551  .00000267  00000-0  14205-3 0  5412
2 29499 098.7011 051.9081 0000644 049.0696 059.8508 14.21501178423939
Epoch (UTC): 20 December 2014 17:53:26
Eccentricity: 0.0000644
inclination: 98.7011°
perigee height: 820 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 51.9081°
argument of perigee: 49.0696°
revolutions per day: 14.21501178
mean anomaly at epoch: 59.8508°
orbit number at epoch: 42393

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

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