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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   18291.08914664  .00000051  00000-0  30204-4 0  9999
2 36036  98.4444 116.8291 0001070  90.6287 269.5024 14.39758490470820
Epoch (UTC): 18 October 2018 02:08:22
Eccentricity: 0.0001070
inclination: 98.4444°
perigee height: 758 km
apogee height: 760 km
right ascension of ascending node: 116.8291°
argument of perigee: 90.6287°
revolutions per day: 14.39758490
mean anomaly at epoch: 269.5024°
orbit number at epoch: 47082

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

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