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February 25, 2009

Marching Mars

devadutta @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1235606355 ) Play

Simple one for the day. What is this called?

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Cracked by: duriel , Raghuvansh , shenoyvarun86 , Goyal , nisha’s thambi , Martin , Sharada , Dibyo , username , priyananda , calvin , Vivek , AmK , p vs np , Mo , Ananth , Aparna , udupendra , nisha’s thambi , malcaluffin , SGK , Siddharth Jain , sand and shrik.

Answer:

Retrograde motion of Mars. One of the first things we learned in Astronomy Olympiad classes :)


26 Responses to “Marching Mars”

  1. duriel
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    Retrograde motion of mars.

    hehe… good i took up astronomy this sem :)


  2. Raghuvansh
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    Retrograde motion of Mars


  3. Retrograde motion of Planets


  4. Goyal
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    retrograde motion


  5. nisha's thambi
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    Retrograde motion


  6. The Opposition of Mars, when the Earth and Sun and Mars are at opposite sides of earth


  7. Mars in retrograde motion.

    http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/allab.....sky04.html


  8. Dibyo
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    Apparent retrograde motion of Mars as seen from Earth


  9. username
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    Retrograde Motion of mars

    http://www.lasalle.edu/~smiths.....ograd.html


  10. priyananda

    Retrograde Motion


  11. calvin

    Retrograde Motion..


  12. Vivek

    The Retrograde Loop of Mars, 1997


  13. AmK
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    Retrograde motion, of Mars in this case.


  14. p vs np
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    Retro => Backwards
    Gradi => Move

    What results, is the retrograde motion, in this case, the apparent retrograde motion of Mars, as observed in ’97


  15. Chandler

    The Mars PathFinder.


  16. Mo

    Retrograde Loop of Mars, 1997


  17. Ananth
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    Retrograde Loop of Mars.


  18. Aparna
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    Mars retrograde


  19. K.S.Manish

    Mars sign in astrology tables


  20. udupendra
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    Retrograde motion.


  21. nisha's thambi
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    Retrograde Motion of mars


  22. malcaluffin

    retrogression of mars


  23. SGK

    Retrograde motion of Mars


  24. Siddharth Jain
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    Mars Retrograde Loop


  25. sand

    retrogade motion.


  26. shrik
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    retrograde motion of Mars.


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