Astronautics Vocabulary

The Astronautics Vocabulary is a glossary of terms that pertain to the science and technology of spaceflight. This alphabetical list can be navigated by clicking on the letters A-Z displayed on this page.

Definition of inclination (of an orbit)

Translation: inclinaison (d'une orbite)

Definition: The angular distance between a satellite's orbital plane and the equator of its primary.

Other Definition: None

Synonym: None