The gravitational Larmor theorem for artificial satellite motions due to the Thirring-Lense relativistic Effect is formulated. The gravitomagnetic field generates a Lorentz force field which causes the classical Zeeman effect on the orbital motion. Consequently, the frequency of a circular orbital motion on the Earth’sequator plane changes by half of the gravitational Larmor frequency which relates to the magnitude of gravitomagnetic field.
|Translated title of the contribution||The gravitational larmor precession of the earth’s artificial satellite orbital motion|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Bollettino di Geodesia e Scienze Affini|
|Publication status||Published - 1998 Jan 1|
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