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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   20185.46709588 -.00000007  00000-0  16601-4 0  9991
2 38771  98.6905 244.5290 0000882  39.6135  23.8913 14.21499328404294
Epoch (UTC): 03 July 2020 11:12:37
Eccentricity: 0.0000882
inclination: 98.6905°
perigee height: 819 km
apogee height: 821 km
right ascension of ascending node: 244.5290°
argument of perigee: 39.6135°
revolutions per day: 14.21499328
mean anomaly at epoch: 23.8913°
orbit number at epoch: 40429

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

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