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Meteosat 2 - 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 12544U 81057A   18050.34806370 -.00000015 +00000-0 +00000-0 0  9999
2 12544 014.8000 345.1229 0035818 305.1649 249.2892 00.98722485093878
Epoch (UTC): 19 February 2018 08:21:12
Eccentricity: 0.0035818
inclination: 14.8000°
perigee height: 36073 km
apogee height: 36379 km
right ascension of ascending node: 345.1229°
argument of perigee: 305.1649°
revolutions per day: 0.98722485
mean anomaly at epoch: 249.2892°
orbit number at epoch: 9387

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

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