# astronomy

A geosynchronous satellite is a satellite whose orbital period matches the rotation of the Earth. Calculate the height above the surface of the Earth which a satellite must have in order to be in a geosynchronous orbit. (Please enter your answer in units of kilometers)

1. http://www.schoolphysics.co.uk/age16-19/Mechanics/Gravitation/text/Geostationary_satellite/index.html

posted by Damon
2. by the way p is pi, 3.14159 etc

posted by Damon
3. Thank you

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