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How much would your weight decrease if you went into space 3x the earths radius?

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    Isn' the force of gravity proportional to distance squared?

    I am uncertain what into space 3x radiusearth means? is that the altitude, or the distance from the center of the Earth?

    If altitude, 1/3^2 is how much it decreases.
    If distance from center of earth, 1/4^2

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