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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   14243.53316838  .00000166  00000-0  67010-4 0  4437
2 36036 098.4455 069.7522 0001171 099.8054 260.3266 14.39744714253752
Epoch (UTC): 31 August 2014 12:47:45
Eccentricity: 0.0001171
inclination: 98.4455°
perigee height: 758 km
apogee height: 760 km
right ascension of ascending node: 69.7522°
argument of perigee: 99.8054°
revolutions per day: 14.39744714
mean anomaly at epoch: 260.3266°
orbit number at epoch: 25375

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

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