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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   15108.77923929  .00000193  00000-0  10816-3 0  9992
2 29499 098.6812 169.1166 0001006 052.7298 093.0260 14.21507999440846
Epoch (UTC): 18 April 2015 18:42:06
Eccentricity: 0.0001006
inclination: 98.6812°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 169.1166°
argument of perigee: 52.7298°
revolutions per day: 14.21507999
mean anomaly at epoch: 93.0260°
orbit number at epoch: 44084

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

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