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Retrograde Motion of Mars - Heliocentric and Geocentric View

Left Side is a Heliocentric View of the Sun ( Yellow), Earth ( Blue ) and Mars (Red) Buttons are provided to start and stop time - a time slider is also available Right Side shows the same objects seen from a Geocentric view The Right Ascensions of the Sun and Mars are shown as well as the Prograde/Retrograde nature of the motion of Mars