Earth Satellites

A satellite is a body which is constantly revolving in an orbit around a comparatively much larger body.

Example: The moon is a natural satellite while INSAT-B is an artificial satellite.

Earth Satellites
Earth Satellites

As we know that centripetal force required for circular orbit is given by

Earth Satellites
Earth Satellites
Earth Satellites
Earth Satellites
Earth Satellites
Earth Satellites

Thus from the above it is satisfied to the Kepler’s law of periods.

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