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(33.9711°N, 117.3662°W)
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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   20336.91204704  .00000039  00000-0  37101-4 0  9996
2 29499  98.5010  17.7785 0001566 111.7010  60.9299 14.21497302732495
Epoch (UTC): 01 December 2020 21:53:20
Eccentricity: 0.0001566
inclination: 98.5010°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 17.7785°
argument of perigee: 111.7010°
revolutions per day: 14.21497302
mean anomaly at epoch: 60.9299°
orbit number at epoch: 73249

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

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