Geostationary, Molniya, Tundra, Polar & Sun Synchronous Orbits Explained

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Shared January 10, 2019

Illustrating different classes of orbits commonly used by satellites in Earth orbit, there are special classes of orbit designed to solve certain problems and the physics behind them is important.

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