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MetOp-B - 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 38771U 12049A   18171.88846576 -.00000013 +00000-0 +14072-4 0  9995
2 38771 098.6716 231.2472 0000145 141.7562 306.7482 14.21506122298667
Epoch (UTC): 20 June 2018 21:19:23
Eccentricity: 0.0000145
inclination: 98.6716°
perigee height: 820 km
apogee height: 820 km
right ascension of ascending node: 231.2472°
argument of perigee: 141.7562°
revolutions per day: 14.21506122
mean anomaly at epoch: 306.7482°
orbit number at epoch: 29866

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

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