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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   15185.15054052  .00000104  00000-0  47227-4 0  9994
2 36036 098.4452 012.0091 0001167 093.6329 266.4993 14.39738833297862
Epoch (UTC): 04 July 2015 03:36:46
Eccentricity: 0.0001167
inclination: 98.4452°
perigee height: 758 km
apogee height: 760 km
right ascension of ascending node: 12.0091°
argument of perigee: 93.6329°
revolutions per day: 14.39738833
mean anomaly at epoch: 266.4993°
orbit number at epoch: 29786

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

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