Hi I was looking at the Lorentz transformation and I see that it moves in the x axis if vt is positive.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

How can I re-arrange the lorentz transformations in a way that will cause the moving frame of reference to get closer to me. I was trying with x'=gamma(x-vt) but I don't know what x is equal to in this case.

I'm doing all this because I think when you move further away from the observer at rest the clock from the moving frame gets slower and slower. so the opposite must be true.

But yes, what does x denote in x'=gamma(x-vt) and how can I reverse the motion of the moving frame so it comes towards me? I was thinking I would just put a minus sign on the v so it becomes x'=gamma(x+vt);

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# B Lorentz Transformation direction of motion

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