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(46.4330°N, 6.9246°E)
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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   21138.77544032 -.00000006  00000-0  16180-4 0  9991
2 29499  98.4744 179.2264 0001485  73.0170  34.8579 14.21498832756521
Epoch (UTC): 18 May 2021 18:36:38
Eccentricity: 0.0001485
inclination: 98.4744°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 179.2264°
argument of perigee: 73.0170°
revolutions per day: 14.21498832
mean anomaly at epoch: 34.8579°
orbit number at epoch: 75652

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

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