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How to read this orbital graph?

  1. Sep 2, 2013 #1
  2. jcsd
  3. Sep 2, 2013 #2
    That graph shows right ascension and declination. These "sky coordinates" allow you to trace out the path of the object in the sky as viewed through a telescope. I don't think this is enough information to determine the how far it is away from the body it is orbiting.
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