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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   20340.12771806  .00000022  00000-0  29365-4 0  9991
2 29499  98.5006  20.8753 0001607 109.0251 310.1109 14.21497767733130
Epoch (UTC): 05 December 2020 03:03:54
Eccentricity: 0.0001607
inclination: 98.5006°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 20.8753°
argument of perigee: 109.0251°
revolutions per day: 14.21497767
mean anomaly at epoch: 310.1109°
orbit number at epoch: 73313

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

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