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orbit of the satellites click to hear : orbit of the satellites

Trajectory of a meteorological satellite around the Earth.
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polar orbit click to hear : polar orbit

Orbit in which the satellite circles the Earth at an altitude of 850 km, passing over both poles.

geostationary orbit click to hear : geostationary orbit

Orbit in which the satellite is synchronized with the Earth’s rotation, making it appear stationary at an altitude of 36,000 km above the Equator.