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Hi, what does this notation mean?

[tex]M_\odot[/tex]

Does it mean mass?

Thanks

[tex]M_\odot[/tex]

Does it mean mass?

Thanks

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FeDeX_LaTeX

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Hi, what does this notation mean?

[tex]M_\odot[/tex]

Does it mean mass?

Thanks

[tex]M_\odot[/tex]

Does it mean mass?

Thanks

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Hi, what does this notation mean?

[tex]M_\odot[/tex]

Does it mean mass?

Thanks

It is the symbol for the solar mass, which is around 2x10^30 kg.

Ref:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_mass

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