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SMOS is classified as:


NORAD ID: 36036
Int'l Code: 2009-059A
Perigee: 765.6 km
Apogee: 767.2 km
Inclination: 98.4 °
Period: 100.0 minutes
Semi major axis: 7137 km
RCS: 2.951 m2 (large)
Launch date: November 2, 2009
Source: European Space Agency (ESA)
Launch site: PLESETSK MISSILE AND SPACE COMPLEX (PKMTR)

Smos will investigate the hydrological cycle by measuring changes in soil moisture and ocean salinity. It will do this by observing variations in the natural microwave emission coming up off the planet's surface. The data is expected to have wide uses but should improve weather forecasts and warnings of extreme events, such as floods.
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 36036U 09059A   22021.81108264  .00000153  00000-0  62630-4 0  9998
2 36036  98.4401 211.4439 0001090  95.0787 265.0526 14.39761104642167
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC