This page features an animated image and a discussion of the forces involved in satellite motion. This is shown by several animations of projectiles going around a green cirlce. There are additional links at the bottom of the page for similar animations.
This tutorial is part of The Physics Classroom. This web site also includes interactive tools to help students with concepts and problem solving, worksheets for student assignments, and recommendations for simple introductory laboratories.
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