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N-body problem integration (N=4: one star, one heavy planet and one light planet with a satellite) computed with 2 slightly different sets of initial conditions (sensitivity to initial conditions) [Intégration du problème des N-corps (N=4: une étoile, une planète lourde et une planète légère avec un satellite) calculé avec 2 jeux de conditions initiales très légèrement différentes (sensibilité aux conditions initiales)].




The same program is used 2 times with 2 slightly different sets of initial conditions, moving 1 meter the heaviest planet.


There is no difference between this sensitivity to initial conditions N-body problem integration (N=4: one star, one heavy planet and one light planet with a satellite)computed with 2 slightly different sets of initial conditions (sensitivity to initial conditions) and the sensitivity to rounding-off errors N-body problem integration (N=4: one star, one heavy planet and one light planet with a satellite)computed with 2 different optimization options on the same computer (sensitivity to rounding-off errors) .


(the computations correspond to a physical duration of 88 terrestrial years)


See some related pictures (possibly including this one):

N-body problem integration (N=4)with one yellow star and two planets (the red one being very heavy and the blue one and its white satellite being light) -yellow body point of view- N-body problem integration (N=4)with one yellow star and two planets (the red one being very heavy and the blue one and its white satellite being light) -blue body point of view- N-body problem integration (N=4)with one yellow star and two planets (the red one being very heavy and the blue one and its white satellite being light) -white body point of view- N-body problem integration (N=4)with one yellow star and two planets (the red one being very heavy and the blue one and its white satellite being light) -orange body point of view-


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