Coriolis Force

Description: An inertial or fictitious force that acts on objects that are in motion within a frame of reference that rotates with respect to an inertial frame (source)

Example: None

Synonym(s): None

Element Segments: Space Segment

Element Families: Orbital Mechanics

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