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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   17019.21403007 -.00000011  00000-0  15039-4 0  9997
2 29499  98.7007  81.1751 0000472 175.1676 261.6466 14.21494942531971
Epoch (UTC): 19 January 2017 05:08:12
Eccentricity: 0.0000472
inclination: 98.7007°
perigee height: 820 km
apogee height: 820 km
right ascension of ascending node: 81.1751°
argument of perigee: 175.1676°
revolutions per day: 14.21494942
mean anomaly at epoch: 261.6466°
orbit number at epoch: 53197

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

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