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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   17346.94937706 +.00000005 +00000-0 +21895-4 0  9997
2 29499 098.6558 043.3606 0001642 064.1346 061.5676 14.21510928578357
Epoch (UTC): 12 December 2017 22:47:06
Eccentricity: 0.0001642
inclination: 98.6558°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 43.3606°
argument of perigee: 64.1346°
revolutions per day: 14.21510928
mean anomaly at epoch: 61.5676°
orbit number at epoch: 57835

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

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