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Lagrange points (green), primary central object (yellow) and secondary orbiting object (blue)

L3

  1. (astrophysics) third Lagrange point, located 180-degrees behind or ahead on the orbit of the smaller object in orbit around a larger one, diametrically opposed to the smaller object

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Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 16:32