Tag: tidal-forces

18 How did Mars come to have a 24 hour 39 minute day? 2015-10-25T21:07:54.400

14 How was Io not torn apart by tidal forces during its formation? 2013-12-03T19:46:17.480

13 Is there any way for a planet orbiting a red dwarf in the habitable zone to not be tidally locked? 2016-11-12T12:21:15.853

11 How much of an effect does the moon have on Earth's liquid mantle? 2013-10-23T20:23:33.997

10 Why do Earth and moon move apart but binary black holes move closer? 2016-02-12T21:50:08.070

8 How does gradual crossing over of the Roche limit transform a planet or moon? 2015-10-07T01:24:08.463

8 Are the Trappist-1 planets close enough to be tidally heated? 2017-02-23T22:41:16.370

8 Eventual outcome of tidal acceleration and deceleration 2017-12-14T07:41:24.320

7 Why does Saturn have both moons and rings? 2015-12-01T12:00:38.667

7 Will the Earth ever be tidally locked to the Moon? 2016-10-20T13:18:26.970

7 Does Earth changes angular velocity in 24 hours evaluation? 2018-11-08T22:37:03.110

6 Could something temporarily break the Moon's tidal lock? 2014-01-03T17:26:59.120

6 How can we tell that a short-period binary is tidally locked? 2015-02-28T04:01:52.597

6 Wouldn't the rings of Saturn experience tidal effect? 2015-04-15T10:23:43.703

6 Does the Sun impose back it's tidal forces onto the Earth (such as the Earth's to the Moon)? 2016-01-26T16:41:43.517

5 Are many exoplanets synchronously tidally locked like Mercury? 2014-02-19T13:03:15.477

5 When did the Moon stop? 2014-02-27T08:01:17.637

5 Help in determining the features of an unusual, fictional star system 2014-06-28T22:23:43.720

5 Terminology: Is there a name for the points on the surfaces of tidally locked parent/satellite bodies that always face each other? 2016-01-30T14:24:59.207

5 Tidal influences of planets on the sun 2016-08-04T06:10:01.763

5 Does the Earth orbiting around the Earth-Moon barycenter cause a measurable centrifugal force? 2018-03-05T16:27:09.260

5 Trisolar syzygy and it's effects on the planet 2018-05-02T03:46:02.487

4 Day and night temperature on an earthlike planet with longer rotational period 2013-10-14T19:46:41.913

4 What places on Pluto and Charon are facing each other? 2015-10-04T21:26:18.120

4 Why do spectroscopic binaries have approximate circular orbits? 2015-11-25T20:22:41.827

3 Why does Jupiter break comets apart? 2014-10-31T14:40:56.217

3 Gravitational tidal force problem 2014-12-22T18:23:11.417

3 What is the real position of the tidal bulge? 2016-08-01T08:09:46.700

3 How do stars affect the orbits of moons? 2017-03-18T13:00:57.797

3 Why Tidal Tails in Disk Galaxies, but not in Ellipticals? 2018-08-02T02:42:31.827

2 Are there any known objects in a "dual" tidally locked orbit? 2015-01-01T23:34:06.763

2 The tidal locking problem concerning Earth sized planets in habitable zone around Red Dwarfs 2015-01-22T10:50:09.343

2 Configuration required to tidally heat Earth-like rogue planet 2015-08-11T14:36:55.470

2 Does tidal heating imply orbit degradation? 2015-08-27T06:09:32.117

2 What causes objects to become tidally locked? 2015-10-16T21:18:21.223

2 The effect of gravitational wave is like tidal forces? 2016-02-15T15:17:51.260

2 What is the cut-off point of $\frac{\mathrm{d}F}{\mathrm{d}r}$ beyond which no tidal locking will occur? 2016-06-14T04:21:02.837

2 What is the level of tidal heating between bodies that are already in mutual tidal lock? 2017-02-24T17:07:32.737

2 Requirements for a satellite/planet to be tidally locked to a planet/star 2017-02-26T00:42:31.777

2 Moon, center of mass & geometric center, tidal locking 2017-07-19T11:35:09.910

2 Jacobi vs tidal radius for star cluster 2018-04-29T01:38:19.933

1 Will a new planet form if Jupiter's influence on asteroid belt will diminish in a few billion years? 2014-04-28T04:00:56.207

1 Does more ocean on an Earth analog produce a different rotation period? 2015-10-24T09:57:25.597

0 Can close binaries have a very eccentric orbit? 2015-04-26T15:33:41.423