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Mass of the sun equation

  1. Mar 18, 2010 #1
    Last edited: Mar 18, 2010
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    Check your calculations. I get 1.92*10^30 kg.
  4. Mar 18, 2010 #3
    Last edited: Mar 18, 2010
  5. Mar 18, 2010 #4
    Check your orbital period. Make sure you convert the year into seconds and then square it.
  6. Mar 18, 2010 #5
    ok scratch the last post, i got it, thank you for your help both of you!
    much appreciated =)
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