escape velocity
Artist(s)/Author(s): AK Jenkins
Format: Book
City Produced/Published: Los Angeles
Reference Number: ST.36034.JE
Location: Stacks
Acquisition Date: 2/2/2024

"In celestial mechanics, escape velocity or escape speed is the minimum speed needed for a free, non-propelled object to escape from the gravitational influence of a primary body, thus reaching an infinite distance from it." - AK Jenkins