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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   17344.97084865 -.00000004 +00000-0 +18197-4 0  9998
2 29499 098.6560 041.4206 0001693 066.5430 019.8830 14.21510683578076
Epoch (UTC): 10 December 2017 23:18:01
Eccentricity: 0.0001693
inclination: 98.6560°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 41.4206°
argument of perigee: 66.5430°
revolutions per day: 14.21510683
mean anomaly at epoch: 19.8830°
orbit number at epoch: 57807

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

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