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(55.6412°N, 3.1714°W)
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MetOp-B - 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 38771U 12049A   21340.76629351  .00000037  00000-0  37043-4 0  9992
2 38771  98.6937  38.4729 0000779 168.7868 269.3707 14.21496263478359
Epoch (UTC): 06 December 2021 18:23:27
Eccentricity: 0.0000779
inclination: 98.6937°
perigee height: 820 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 38.4729°
argument of perigee: 168.7868°
revolutions per day: 14.21496263
mean anomaly at epoch: 269.3707°
orbit number at epoch: 47835

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

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