Prove that these satellite's period is the right one

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Geostationary satellites have a well defined circular orbit  around the earth, these satellites are roughly at 35 900km of altitude , the hight needed to maintain these kind of satellites in a "stand still" position for a spotter at earth's surface. Knowing that the force that acts upon the satellite is the earth's gravitational force, prove that these satellies' period is the right one.

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