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Mechanics of comet motion


Mechanics of comet motion.

A comet is a satellite of a planet that fell out of the planetís orbit during the new moon phase. Having left the planet's orbit, the satellite moves against the rotation of the Sun, due to which the centrifugal force of the satellite is reduced, and as a result, the satellite rushes towards the Sun.
If the orbital speed of the satellite is greater than the orbital speed of the planet, then the satellite moves around the Sun in a retrograde orbit.
The eccentricity of a comet's orbit can be calculated using the following formula.
E = Vp/Vs.
Jupiter's orbital speed is - 12 km/sec.
Io's orbital speed is 17 km/sec.
Perhaps Pluto is a comet that left the orbit of Neptune during the new moon phase.
In the new moon phase, when the orbital speed of the planet and the satellite are equal, the centrifugal force acting on the satellite from the Sun is zero.
The further a planet and its satellite are from the Sun, the greater the difference in their orbital speeds.
Rotating around a common center of mass, the Earth and Moon pair are in resonance; when the Earth moves at aphelion, the resonance of the pair may increase.
Orbital inclination and eccentricity also reduce the stability of dwarf planet satellites.

Continuation: Forum of Akademgorodok Novosibirsk. The science.

Garth Bock:

--- Quote --- A comet is born when a planet's satellite breaks out of orbit during the new moon phase.
If the orbital speed of the satellite is higher than the orbital speed of the planet, then the comet begins to move around the Sun in a retrograde orbit.
--- End quote ---
Sorry but this is dead wrong. I reread this statement several times trying to understand it and it comes out as junk science. A comet is NOT born when a planet's moon breaks orbit. (WTH?) A comet is composed mainly of left over ices and dust from the formation of the solar system. The lighter elements ending in the Ort cloud because of being lighter and having migrated out due to solar wind pressure. In our solar systems case the heavier or rocky planets formed or migrated closer to the sun while the lighter gas/ice giants formed/migrated farther out with the left over ice and dust even farther out.
Don't know where you learned what you said but you make no sense and even the links your post contradict it.

The Coriolis force of the Sun stretches the Moon's orbit along the Earth's orbit, causing the Moon's orbit to be circular rather than elongated toward the Sun.


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