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Orbital Period

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Orbital period is defined as the amount of time an object travels around another object. This is in respect to the sidereal period, which is the time required for a celestial body to orbit. In the succeeding paragraph, you will find the varying orbital periods and their respective explanations.

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Eccentric

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Planets have two motions in space. The first one is their rotation, where they spin on their axis. They also move around the sun, which is called their revolution. On their journey around the sun, they follow an imaginary track called the orbit.

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