Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 10 - Think and Discuss: 95

Answer

No.

Work Step by Step

For an orbiting satellite, the center of the body it is orbiting must lie in the plane of its orbit, at one focus of the elliptical orbit (or at the center of a circular orbit). The plane containing the Arctic Circle does not contain the Earth’s center. This is discussed on page 194.
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