Hypothetical Path of a Slow Mercury
Tychosium Prototype

Patrik Holmquist & Simon Shack

What would happen if Mercury's period were about 8 times slower? It would have no retrograde period, as illustrated below. For a model of Mercury's actual behavior, see: Mercury's Path Around the Sun.

This is an illustration for Chapter 9.

For an accurate TYCHOS geoaxial binary system, please see: TYCHOS.info Chapter 21: About the Tychosium or jump right to: The Interactive Tychosium.

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