ImpulsiveBurn.ManeuverGravityConstant Property

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Description

The value of the gravitational acceleration at the surface of the Earth. Used in the conversion of specific impulse between English and MKS units. The default value is 9.81 m/s^2 but can be adjusted to the value adopted by the thruster manufacturer. Used for mass depletion.

 

Timing Precision Mode

This page describes functionality in nanosecond timing precision mode.

 

Attributes

Type:

number

Access:

read/write

Units:

m/s2

Default Value:

9.81

Valid Range:

ImpulsiveBurn.ManeuverGravityConstant > 0

 

Syntax

myVariable1 = myImpulsiveBurn1.ManeuverGravityConstant;

 

myImpulsiveBurn1.ManeuverGravityConstant = myVariable1;

 

See also

ImpulsiveBurn Object

Impulsive Burns Guide