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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   17117.90671132 +.00000021 +00000-0 +29415-4 0  9991
2 29499 098.6830 178.3560 0000944 044.3194 075.3974 14.21497227545997
Epoch (UTC): 27 April 2017 21:45:39
Eccentricity: 0.0000944
inclination: 98.6830°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 178.3560°
argument of perigee: 44.3194°
revolutions per day: 14.21497227
mean anomaly at epoch: 75.3974°
orbit number at epoch: 54599

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

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