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Thus he could localize Mars from two points on the Earth's orbit separated by 687 d; since the latter was sufficiently well-known, he was able to trace out the true orbit of Mars. 093, made it possible for Kepler to arrive at his first two laws of planetary motion. '5 ,, Fig. 2. The orbit and phases of Venus, an inner planet. The elongation of Venus in the sky cannot exceed ±48° (Mercury, ±28°). The phases are similar to those of the Moon. The maximum brightness occurs near the maximum elongation I , I W I Sun i Maximum easterly elongation 48· evening star Fig.

E. objects which have entered the Solar System from outer space, have not been observed. We shall return to the physical structure of the planets, their atmospheres and their moons, as well as that of comets, meteors, and meteorites in Sects. 9. 3 Distance Determination. The Doppler Effect and Aberration of Light We need to turn to the important question of how the distance from the Earth to the Sun (or, more precisely, the semimajor axis of the Earth's orbit, which we have defined as the astronomical unit, 1 AU) can be measured in established units such as kilometers.

The phases are similar to those of the Moon. The maximum brightness occurs near the maximum elongation I , I W I Sun i Maximum easterly elongation 48· evening star Fig. 2 quadrature Earth Fig. 3 oppos it ion 25:" Fig. 3. The orbit and phases of Mars, an outer planet. 1" occur when it is in opposition 18 2. Classical Astronomy. The Solar System 5) The distance w of the perihelion from the node (angle from the ascending node to the perihelion). The sum of the two angles Q and w, where the first is measured in the ecliptic and the second in the orbital plane, is called the perihelion length, W.

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