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SMAP - 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 40376U 15003A   19261.77244168  .00000005  00000-0  10092-4 0  9998
2 40376  98.1240 267.3321 0001975  91.4539 268.6880 14.63383398247349
Epoch (UTC): 18 September 2019 18:32:18
Eccentricity: 0.0001975
inclination: 98.1240°
perigee height: 681 km
apogee height: 683 km
right ascension of ascending node: 267.3321°
argument of perigee: 91.4539°
revolutions per day: 14.63383398
mean anomaly at epoch: 268.6880°
orbit number at epoch: 24734

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

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