Compute the Delta V to Change between Orbits

Compute the DV to change between two elliptic orbits

The computation supposes an instantenous DV applied at one apse (either perigee or apogee)

Mass of Central Body input (kg) input (Earth = 1) input (Sun = 1)
Opposite Apse of Initial Orbit input (km) input (Earth Radii) input (Astronomical Units)
Common Apse of Both Orbits input (km) input (Earth Radii) input (Astronomical Units)
Opposite Apse of Final Orbit input (km) input (Earth Radii) input (Astronomical Units)
Inclination between orbits input (degrees)

Initial Orbit Speed at m/s
Final Orbit Speed at m/s
DV   m/s


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Created: 1998-05-04
Modified: 2001-08-22 with the collaboration of José Roberto de Castro Andrade

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