eccentricAnomaly

Eccentric Anomaly

https://schema.space/metasat/eccentricAnomaly

Description: Angular parameter that defines the position of a body that is moving along an elliptic Kepler orbit.; one of three angular parameters ("anomalies") that define a position along an orbit, the other two being the true anomaly and the mean anomaly (source)

Example: 1.08528 rads

Synonym(s): None

Element Segments: Space Segment

Element Families: Orbital Mechanics



Crosswalk Identifiers

Encyclopædia Britannica Online https://www.britannica.com/topic/eccentric-anomaly
Freebase https://tools.wmflabs.org/freebase/m/03vcsx
Microsoft Academic https://academic.microsoft.com/v2/detail/29783740
Unified Astronomy Thesaurus http://astrothesaurus.org/uat/440
WikiData Item https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q2000619