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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   17289.92780183 +.00000017 +00000-0 +27494-4 0  9990
2 29499 098.6645 347.4226 0001465 140.2529 305.2158 14.21511393570253
Epoch (UTC): 16 October 2017 22:16:02
Eccentricity: 0.0001465
inclination: 98.6645°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 347.4226°
argument of perigee: 140.2529°
revolutions per day: 14.21511393
mean anomaly at epoch: 305.2158°
orbit number at epoch: 57025

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

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