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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   15245.96147139 +.00000032 +00000-0 +34357-4 0  9995
2 29499 098.6683 303.9496 0000501 073.3729 053.5585 14.21500804460158
Epoch (UTC): 02 September 2015 23:04:31
Eccentricity: 0.0000501
inclination: 98.6683°
perigee height: 820 km
apogee height: 820 km
right ascension of ascending node: 303.9496°
argument of perigee: 73.3729°
revolutions per day: 14.21500804
mean anomaly at epoch: 53.5585°
orbit number at epoch: 46015

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

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