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Location: Eferding
(48.3167°N, 14.0167°E)
Time: 23:55:34
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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   20023.81524043  .00000022  00000-0  13416-4 0  9996
2 40376  98.1236  32.4899 0002089  82.3677 277.7762 14.63367416265921
Epoch (UTC): 23 January 2020 19:33:56
Eccentricity: 0.0002089
inclination: 98.1236°
perigee height: 681 km
apogee height: 684 km
right ascension of ascending node: 32.4899°
argument of perigee: 82.3677°
revolutions per day: 14.63367416
mean anomaly at epoch: 277.7762°
orbit number at epoch: 26592

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

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