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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   18199.49305674  .00000015  00000-0  18809-4 0  9993
2 36036  98.4450  26.5340 0001315  91.6293 268.5046 14.39755912457643
Epoch (UTC): 18 July 2018 11:50:00
Eccentricity: 0.0001315
inclination: 98.4450°
perigee height: 758 km
apogee height: 760 km
right ascension of ascending node: 26.5340°
argument of perigee: 91.6293°
revolutions per day: 14.39755912
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.5046°
orbit number at epoch: 45764

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

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