0electropeppers 10 years ago As said before, gravity of moon and earth will cancel each other at the five Lagrangian points. For further information you could read the article at Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lagrangian_point

0kelseymh 10 years ago Proving that there are five Lagrangian points and determining their locations is left as a homework problem.

0steveastrouk 10 years ago There are FIVE points in the earth moon system where gravity "cancels" - they are called the Lagrangian points.

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10 years ago

As said before, gravity of moon and earth will cancel each other at the five Lagrangian points. For further information you could read the article at Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lagrangian_point

10 years ago

Proving that there are five Lagrangian points and determining their locations is left as a homework problem.

10 years ago

There are FIVE points in the earth moon system where gravity "cancels" - they are called the Lagrangian points.