true anomaly


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true anomaly

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Collins Dictionary of Astronomy © Market House Books Ltd, 2006

true anomaly

[′trü ə′näm·ə·lē]
(astronomy)
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From case 2, an interesting phenomenon can be seen that when true anomaly is about 180[degrees], and it is a turning point for the changes of axial length and axial ratio.
The angle f is called the true anomaly and for the angle f', we propose the name "secondary true anomaly".