# Category:Orbits

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Here is a list of articles in the Orbits category of the Physics portal.

## Subcategories

This category has the following 8 subcategories, out of 8 total.

### E

### H

### M

### O

### S

### T

## Pages in category "Orbits"

The following 124 pages are in this category, out of 124 total.

- Orbit
*(physics)*

### *

- List of orbits
*(astronomy)*

### A

- Apse line
*(astronomy)* - Apsidal precession
*(astronomy)* - Apsis
*(astronomy)* - Argument of latitude
*(astronomy)* - Argument of periapsis
*(astronomy)* - Artificial satellites in retrograde orbit
*(astronomy)* - Attitude control
*(astronomy)*

### B

- Bertrand's theorem
*(physics)* - Box orbit
*(astronomy)* - BSTAR
*(astronomy)*

### C

- Central configuration
*(physics)* - Characteristic energy
*(astronomy)* - Circular orbit
*(astronomy)* - Clohessy-Wiltshire equations
*(astronomy)* - Clohessy–Wiltshire equations
*(astronomy)* - Commensurability
*(astronomy)*

### D

- Orbital decay
*(astronomy)* - Dermott's law
*(astronomy)* - Distant Retrograde Orbit
*(astronomy)*

### E

- Earth-trailing orbit
*(astronomy)* - Eccentric anomaly
*(astronomy)* - Orbital eccentricity
*(astronomy)* - Eccentricity vector
*(computing)* - Orbital elements
*(astronomy)* - Elliptic orbit
*(astronomy)* - Equation of the center
*(astronomy)* - Escape velocity
*(astronomy)* - Euler's three-body problem
*(astronomy)*

### F

- Free drift
*(astronomy)* - Free-return trajectory
*(astronomy)* - Frozen orbit
*(astronomy)*

### G

- Galactocentric distance
*(astronomy)* - Gauss' method
*(astronomy)* - Gauss's method
*(astronomy)* - Gravitational keyhole
*(astronomy)* - Gravitational two-body problem
*(physics)*

### H

- Heliocentric orbit
*(astronomy)* - Hill sphere
*(astronomy)* - Hyperbolic trajectory
*(astronomy)*

### I

- Inclined orbit
*(astronomy)* - Inertial frame of reference
*(physics)* - Interplanetary Transport Network
*(computing)* - Irregular moon
*(astronomy)*

### J

- Jacobi coordinates
*(physics)* - Jacobi integral
*(astronomy)*

### K

- Kepler orbit
*(astronomy)* - Kepler's equation
*(astronomy)* - Kepler's laws of planetary motion
*(computing)*

### L

- Lambert's problem
*(computing)* - Laplace limit
*(computing)* - Laplace plane
*(astronomy)* - Laplace–Runge–Lenz vector
*(physics)* - Longitude of the ascending node
*(astronomy)* - Longitude of the periapsis
*(astronomy)*

### M

- Mean anomaly
*(astronomy)* - Mean longitude
*(astronomy)* - Mean motion
*(astronomy)* - Minimum orbit intersection distance
*(astronomy)* - Momentum compaction
*(astronomy)*

### N

- N-body choreography
*(physics)* - N-body problem
*(physics)* - Nodal period
*(astronomy)* - Non-inclined orbit
*(astronomy)*

### O

- Observation arc
*(astronomy)* - Orbit determination
*(astronomy)* - Orbit equation
*(astronomy)* - Orbital inclination
*(astronomy)* - Orbital node
*(astronomy)* - Orbital shell (spaceflight)
*(astronomy)* - Orbital speed
*(astronomy)* - Orbital state vectors
*(computing)* - Orbiting body
*(astronomy)* - Outer-grazer
*(astronomy)*

### P

- Painlevé conjecture
*(physics)* - Parabolic trajectory
*(astronomy)* - Parking orbit
*(astronomy)* - Path-constrained rendezvous
*(astronomy)* - Perihelion and aphelion
*(astronomy)* - Orbital period
*(astronomy)* - Orbital plane
*(astronomy)* - Plane of reference
*(astronomy)* - Orbital pole
*(astronomy)* - Primary
*(astronomy)* - Proper orbital elements
*(astronomy)*

### Q

- Quadrature
*(astronomy)*

### R

- Radial trajectory
*(astronomy)* - Range rate
*(astronomy)* - Relative angular momentum
*(astronomy)* - Resident Space Object
*(astronomy)* - Retrograde and prograde motion
*(astronomy)* - Rosetta (orbit)
*(astronomy)* - Rosetta orbit
*(astronomy)*

### S

- Satellite revisit period
*(astronomy)* - Semi-major and semi-minor axes
*(computing)* - Sitnikov problem
*(physics)* - The Smithers Divide
*(astronomy)* - Specific angular momentum
*(astronomy)* - Specific orbital energy
*(astronomy)* - Specific relative angular momentum
*(astronomy)* - Sphere of influence (astrodynamics)
*(astronomy)* - Standard gravitational parameter
*(astronomy)* - Star tracker
*(astronomy)* - Stationary orbit
*(astronomy)* - Stumpff function
*(astronomy)* - Subsynchronous orbit
*(astronomy)* - Sun sensor
*(astronomy)* - Supersynchronous orbit
*(astronomy)* - Synchronous orbit
*(astronomy)*

### T

- Three-body problem
*(physics)* - Tidal acceleration
*(astronomy)* - Tidal circularization
*(astronomy)* - Tidal locking
*(astronomy)* - Tisserand's criterion
*(astronomy)* - Tisserand's parameter
*(astronomy)* - Transfer orbit
*(astronomy)* - True anomaly
*(astronomy)* - True longitude
*(astronomy)* - Two-body problem
*(physics)* - Two-line element set
*(computing)*

### U

- Uncertainty parameter
*(computing)* - Universal variable formulation
*(astronomy)*

### V

- Vis-viva equation
*(astronomy)*