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Celestial Mechanics

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The Solar System with a dark blue virtual planet -virtual planet point of view-

Jean-François COLONNA
www.lactamme.polytechnique.fr
jean-francois.colonna@polytechnique.edu
CMAP (Centre de Mathématiques APpliquées) UMR CNRS 7641, Ecole Polytechnique, CNRS, 91128 Palaiseau Cedex, France

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  • Celestial Mechanics [Mécanique Céleste]:


  • Non Chaotical Systems
    [Systèmes non Chaotiques]
    .
    Chaotical Systems
    [Systèmes Chaotiques]
    .
    Heliocentric Views of the Solar System
    [Vues Héliocentriques du Système Solaire]
    .
    Non Heliocentric Views of the Solar System
    [Vues non Héliocentriques du Système Solaire]
    .
    Geocentric Views of the Solar System
    [Vues Géocentriques du Système Solaire]
    .
    "Jupiter-centric" -on the plane of Pluto- Views of the Solar System
    [Le Système Solaire vu depuis le plan de Pluton à une distance égale à celle de Jupiter]
    .
    "Neptune-centric" -on the plane of Pluto- Views of the Solar System
    [Le Système Solaire vu depuis le plan de Pluton à une distance égale à celle de Neptune]
    .
    "Pluto-centric" Views of the Solar System
    [Le Système Solaire vu depuis Pluton]
    .
    "Nine Planets Gravity Center" Views of the Solar System
    [Le Système Solaire vu depuis le Centre de Gravité des neuf planètes]
    .
    More Point of View Interpolation in the Solar System
    [Plus d'Interpolations de Point de Vue dans le Système Solaire]
    .



  • Celestial Mechanics [Mécanique Céleste]:
  • [more information about the N-Body Problem]
    [more information about the Solar System]
    [more information about the Virtual Chaos]

    Please, note that due to scale problems, it is almost impossible to visualize actual distances and sizes in the Solar System. Then, it is the square root of the distances to the Sun that are displayed The non linear transformation of the coordinates in the Solar System
    The non linear transformation of the coordinates in the Solar System
    .; when the Solar System is displayed without such a non linear scaling, the inner planets are "hidden" by the Sun N-body problem integration (N=10)displaying the actual Solar System during one plutonian year as it is -without non linear scaling-
    N-body problem integration (N=10) displaying the actual Solar System during one plutonian year as it is -without non linear scaling-
    .. Moreover, the diameter of each celestial body is multiplied by a huge arbitrary factor.

    Each celestial body is colored according to its actual color:






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