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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   14292.52791937  .00000419  00000-0  14744-3 0  4905
2 36036 098.4435 118.0560 0001119 106.2948 253.8363 14.39783450260806
Epoch (UTC): 19 October 2014 12:40:12
Eccentricity: 0.0001119
inclination: 98.4435°
perigee height: 758 km
apogee height: 760 km
right ascension of ascending node: 118.0560°
argument of perigee: 106.2948°
revolutions per day: 14.39783450
mean anomaly at epoch: 253.8363°
orbit number at epoch: 26080

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

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