Posted: Oct 17, 2014 9:06 pm
by Weaver
minininja wrote:
Onyx8 wrote:It would be at least 36,000 km long. So if it were to fall it would just about wrap right around to its start point. (40Kkm)

Assuming it broke at some point in the atmosphere though - would not the majority of it fall outwards into orbit? :ask:

Everything below geosynch will hit the planet. Only the stuff above geosynch will depart, some into orbit, most into an escape trajectory.