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The Obscure Precession of Mercury's Perihelion (Revised)

Authors: R. Wayte

The Sun's motion around the solar system barycentre produces a small quadrupole moment in the gravitational energy of Mercury, which generates 7arcsec/cy precession of Mercury's perihelion.

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[v1] 2012-01-16 08:59:15
[v2] 2013-02-01 12:03:11
[v3] 2016-02-15 12:21:05

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