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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   17296.93197310 +.00000056 +00000-0 +31737-4 0  9995
2 36036 098.4443 122.7969 0001200 088.8425 271.2901 14.39743203419008
Epoch (UTC): 23 October 2017 22:22:02
Eccentricity: 0.0001200
inclination: 98.4443°
perigee height: 758 km
apogee height: 760 km
right ascension of ascending node: 122.7969°
argument of perigee: 88.8425°
revolutions per day: 14.39743203
mean anomaly at epoch: 271.2901°
orbit number at epoch: 41900

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

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