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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   15148.52620886  .00000159  00000-0  64546-4 0  9991
2 36036 098.4455 335.9083 0001288 094.6834 265.4502 14.39771010292593
Epoch (UTC): 28 May 2015 12:37:44
Eccentricity: 0.0001288
inclination: 98.4455°
perigee height: 758 km
apogee height: 760 km
right ascension of ascending node: 335.9083°
argument of perigee: 94.6834°
revolutions per day: 14.39771010
mean anomaly at epoch: 265.4502°
orbit number at epoch: 29259

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

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