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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   20185.20013646 -.00000004  00000-0  17647-4 0  9999
2 29499  98.5208 231.4497 0001090 120.7410 285.0287 14.21501042711126
Epoch (UTC): 03 July 2020 04:48:11
Eccentricity: 0.0001090
inclination: 98.5208°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 231.4497°
argument of perigee: 120.7410°
revolutions per day: 14.21501042
mean anomaly at epoch: 285.0287°
orbit number at epoch: 71112

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

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