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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   20057.04606793  .00000041  00000-0  17065-4 0  9996
2 40376  98.1242  65.2258 0001314  51.5616 308.5714 14.63372313270784
Epoch (UTC): 26 February 2020 01:06:20
Eccentricity: 0.0001314
inclination: 98.1242°
perigee height: 681 km
apogee height: 683 km
right ascension of ascending node: 65.2258°
argument of perigee: 51.5616°
revolutions per day: 14.63372313
mean anomaly at epoch: 308.5714°
orbit number at epoch: 27078

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

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