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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   14303.50822955  .00000537  00000-0  18524-3 0  5026
2 36036 098.4430 128.8810 0001483 102.5143 257.6211 14.39721711262389
Epoch (UTC): 30 October 2014 12:11:51
Eccentricity: 0.0001483
inclination: 98.4430°
perigee height: 758 km
apogee height: 760 km
right ascension of ascending node: 128.8810°
argument of perigee: 102.5143°
revolutions per day: 14.39721711
mean anomaly at epoch: 257.6211°
orbit number at epoch: 26238

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

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