Material Detail

Planetary Motion

Planetary Motion

This simulation shows the motion of a moon around a planet under the influence of gravity. In this simulation, you can control the mass of both the planet and the moon.


  • Editor Reviews
  • User Rating
  • Comments
  • Learning Exercises
  • Bookmark Collection (1) Bookmark Collections
  • Course ePortfolios
  • Accessibility Info

More about this material


Log in to participate in the discussions or sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.