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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   17229.17334696  .00000068  00000-0  35661-4 0  9990
2 36036  98.4457  55.9963 0001249  91.2596 268.8735 14.39758719409389
Epoch (UTC): 17 August 2017 04:09:37
Eccentricity: 0.0001249
inclination: 98.4457°
perigee height: 758 km
apogee height: 760 km
right ascension of ascending node: 55.9963°
argument of perigee: 91.2596°
revolutions per day: 14.39758719
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.8735°
orbit number at epoch: 40938

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

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