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Calculate the largest possible angle as viewed from Earth between

the Sun and a hypothetical planet orbiting the Sun in a circular orbit with

a=0.65 AU. Assume Earth's orbit is circular and that Earth and the

hypothetical planet orbit the Sun in the same plane (coplanar orbits).

I assume the answer cant be 180 degrees as the sun would be blocking the viwer on earth from seeing the hyporthetical planet. So I'm stuck on trying to viualize the cutoff at hwich point a viewer from the earht would be able to see the hypothetical planet?

Thanks for any help.

Marc

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# Angle viewed form erath between sun and planet.

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