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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   17085.94182043 +.00000057 +00000-0 +32045-4 0  9993
2 36036 098.4452 274.8074 0001289 095.7805 264.3530 14.39760260388648
Epoch (UTC): 26 March 2017 22:36:13
Eccentricity: 0.0001289
inclination: 98.4452°
perigee height: 758 km
apogee height: 760 km
right ascension of ascending node: 274.8074°
argument of perigee: 95.7805°
revolutions per day: 14.39760260
mean anomaly at epoch: 264.3530°
orbit number at epoch: 38864

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

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