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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   17144.10987786 +.00000073 +00000-0 +37334-4 0  9998
2 36036 098.4452 332.1500 0001209 085.5905 274.5422 14.39773373397013
Epoch (UTC): 24 May 2017 02:38:13
Eccentricity: 0.0001209
inclination: 98.4452°
perigee height: 758 km
apogee height: 760 km
right ascension of ascending node: 332.1500°
argument of perigee: 85.5905°
revolutions per day: 14.39773373
mean anomaly at epoch: 274.5422°
orbit number at epoch: 39701

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

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