10. Lunar Theory

  1. Prof. Dr. Rudolf Dvorak1 and
  2. Dr. Christoph Lhotka2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9783527651856.ch10

Celestial Dynamics: Chaoticity and Dynamics of Celestial Systems

Celestial Dynamics: Chaoticity and Dynamics of Celestial Systems

How to Cite

Dvorak, R. and Lhotka, C. (2013) Lunar Theory, in Celestial Dynamics: Chaoticity and Dynamics of Celestial Systems, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527651856.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Vienna, Department of Astronomy, Tuerkenschanzstrasse 17, 1180 Vienna, Austria

  2. 2

    University of Namur, Department of Mathematics, Rempart de la Vierge 8, 5000 Namur, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 3 APR 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527409778

Online ISBN: 9783527651856

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Keywords:

  • lunar theory;
  • restricted problem;
  • perturbing function;
  • perihelion;
  • draconitic month;
  • saros cycle

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Hill's Lunar Theory

  • Classical Lunar Theory

  • Principal Inequalities