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Does gravity affect time on different celestial objects

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May1-13, 06:16 AM
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is time affected by gravity on different celestial objects?


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May1-13, 07:43 AM
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It is.
Every FAQ or introduction text to general relativity should explain that.
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May1-13, 07:45 AM
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How

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May2-13, 12:46 PM
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Does gravity affect time on different celestial objects

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