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Location: Fort Wayne
(41.1310°N, 85.1290°W)
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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   14109.14859951  .00000211  00000-0  11638-3 0  3253
2 29499 098.7311 169.3280 0000524 028.2666 025.9755 14.21476992389046
Epoch (UTC): 19 April 2014 03:33:58
Eccentricity: 0.0000524
inclination: 98.7311°
perigee height: 820 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 169.3280°
argument of perigee: 28.2666°
revolutions per day: 14.21476992
mean anomaly at epoch: 25.9755°
orbit number at epoch: 38904

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

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