# Proving GPE considering 0 at earths surface

by Miraj Kayastha
Tags: earths, gravitational energy, proving, surface
 P: 59 Can someone derive the formula to calculate the GPE of a mass which is away from the earth by considering 0 potential at earths surface
 PF Gold P: 1,465 ##GPE=mgh## h is 0 at the surface of earth.