What is the approximate height of a geostationary satellite from the surface of the earth?


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What is the approximate height of a geostationary satellite from the surface of the earth?
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35,000 km is the approximate height of a geostationary satellite from the surface of the earth.
answered Nov 29, 2012 by veshnavi Moderator (1,837,000 points)
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A geostationary orbit, or Geostationary Earth Orbit (GEO), is a circular orbit 35,786 kilometres (22,236 mi) above the Earth's equator and following the direction of the Earth's rotation.
answered Dec 6, 2012 by acharyya22 PowerUser (10,300 points)

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