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(50.8246°N, 1.6616°E)
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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   21216.41199074 -.00000007  00000-0  16631-4 0  9998
2 38771  98.7119 275.8749 0000815 160.5806  29.7363 14.21488914460681
Epoch (UTC): 04 August 2021 09:53:16
Eccentricity: 0.0000815
inclination: 98.7119°
perigee height: 820 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 275.8749°
argument of perigee: 160.5806°
revolutions per day: 14.21488914
mean anomaly at epoch: 29.7363°
orbit number at epoch: 46068

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

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