lunar mass


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lunar mass

[′lü·nər ′mas]
(astrophysics)
The mass of the moon.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The gravitational pull of the additional lunar mass causes first the leading probe and then the other one to speed up, altering the gap between them.
During perigee, the lunar mass exerts a counter gravitational force on the earth.