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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   15184.14661067  .00000037  00000-0  36679-4 0  9992
2 29499 098.6746 243.2174 0002067 102.1315 312.0865 14.21512050451552
Epoch (UTC): 03 July 2015 03:31:07
Eccentricity: 0.0002067
inclination: 98.6746°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 822 km
right ascension of ascending node: 243.2174°
argument of perigee: 102.1315°
revolutions per day: 14.21512050
mean anomaly at epoch: 312.0865°
orbit number at epoch: 45155

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

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