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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   18114.84306108  .00709196  00000-0  19530+0 0  9995
2 36036  98.4448 303.1046 0003428  48.8011 311.3474 14.44173124445459
Epoch (UTC): 24 April 2018 20:14:00
Eccentricity: 0.0003428
inclination: 98.4448°
perigee height: 742 km
apogee height: 747 km
right ascension of ascending node: 303.1046°
argument of perigee: 48.8011°
revolutions per day: 14.44173124
mean anomaly at epoch: 311.3474°
orbit number at epoch: 44545

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

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