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I have a potentially complex object with moment of inertia I about its center of mass, mass M, velocity v and position r with respect to P. It is rotating with angular velocity ω about its center of mass

What is the angular momentum about point P? I would say [tex]\vec{L} = \vec{r} \times M\vec{v}[/tex] but would that be accurate or only an approximation?

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# Angular momentum at a distance

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