Accretion of matter by a satellite

Bhatnagar, Prabhu L. ; Whipple, F. L. (1954) Accretion of matter by a satellite The Astronomical Journal, 59 . p. 121. ISSN 0004-6256

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The changes in the motion of a satellite resulting from encounter with interplanetary material are investigated. Solutions are derived when the material moves in the plane of the circular satellite orbit and when the material at great distances approaches normally to the orbit.

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