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Analemma: Earth vs Mars

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  1. Jan 19, 2012 #1
    How come the analemma for Earth is in a "figure 8" form and Mars is circular? Does it have to do with radial velocity?
     
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  3. Jan 19, 2012 #2

    Drakkith

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    From wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Analemma

     
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