Inclination of Orbit

Inclination of Orbit

 

a quantity (one of the orbital elements) that characterizes the orientation of the orbit of a celestial object in space; it is equal to the angle between the orbital plane of the object and the plane of the ecliptic.

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The inclination of orbit with respect to the equatorial plane of Mars is 150 degree, as intended.
These objects are moving at high speed at different altitudes and inclination of orbit.