Angular Momentum

Description: Measure of the extent to which an object will continue to rotate in the absence of an applied torque (source)

Example: 9.35 mNms

Synonym(s): Moment of Momentum, Angular Momentum Storage, Momentum Capacity, Stored Momentum

Element Segments: Space Segment

Element Families: Orbital Mechanics

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