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SMOS - 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 36036U 09059A   14205.10153382  .00000076  00000-0  38135-4 0  4134
2 36036 098.4455 031.8657 0001585 103.4054 256.7311 14.39777983248222
Epoch (UTC): 24 July 2014 02:26:12
Eccentricity: 0.0001585
inclination: 98.4455°
perigee height: 758 km
apogee height: 760 km
right ascension of ascending node: 31.8657°
argument of perigee: 103.4054°
revolutions per day: 14.39777983
mean anomaly at epoch: 256.7311°
orbit number at epoch: 24822

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

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