What is the difference between the drawing of the Eccentric Anomaly and the Mean Anomaly.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

http://www.philosophaie.com/EA.png [Broken]

One has a circle radius "a" inscribed an ellipse with a focus "F". The True Anomaly makes "f" makes an angle to point "P" then a perpendicular is drawn to a point on the circle where a line is drawn to the center.

What is this angle Mean or Eccentric? How do you draw the other Anomaly?

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# What is the difference between the drawing of the Eccentric Anomaly and the Mean Anomaly?

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