Gabby R.

asked • 10/01/17

Calculate the velocity of the satellite

A satellite orbits in circular motion at an altitude of 5000 kilometers above the surface of the Earth. Calculate the orbital (tangential) velocity of the satellite.
mEarth = 5.972 x 1024 kg rEarth = 6.371 x 106

1 Expert Answer


Arturo O. answered • 10/01/17

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