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Space MovementPlay
Orbit in space context refers to a regular, repeating path that an object takes. SlideComets have long elliptical orbits.
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Central BodyPlay
The object being orbited is usually larger, acting as a central point. SlideThe satellite remains in orbit around the much larger Earth.
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Not Always RoundPlay
Orbits can be circular or elliptical, not all orbits are perfect circles. SlideMars has an elliptical orbit around the sun.