Mwahafa K.

asked • 10/20/17

What is the magnitude of the acceleration due to gravity at this distance? ( 𝑀E = 5.98×1024 kg and 𝑟E = 6.38×106 m )

Synchronous communications satellites are placed in a circular orbit that is 3.59×107 m above the surface of the earth.

Mwahafa K.

(6.67 x 10-11)
This numbers represent what??


Arturo O.

That is G, the universal constant of gravitation, in MKS units.


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