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Thread #170768 Message #4135481
Posted By: Donuel
06-Feb-22 - 07:21 AM
Thread Name: BS: SPACE - James Webb Telescope LAUNCH-Dec 2021
Subject: RE: BS: SPACE - James Webb Telescope LAUNCH
Center of mass orbit >3000 miles underground? No wonder the tides are so dramatic. They used to be even bigger when the moon was closer. The lunar orbit continues to drift away from Earth. There is a strange orbit of a body behind Earth's orbital direction that orbits in a corkscrew fashion.