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A matlab function to calculate the tidal gravitational effect of the sun and moon


Updated Mon, 30 May 2016 11:00:14 +0000

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This function calculates the tidal gravitational effects of the sun and moon in mGal, based on the Longman 1959 formula.
The input arguments are the GRS80 latitude (North+ South -) and longitude, and the date and time in Greenwich mean time.

REF: Longman, I.M, 1959: Formulas for computing the tidal accelerations due to the moon and sun. Journal of Geophysical Research 64: 2351-55.

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Jack (2022). Tidaleffect(BLATA,BLONG,DD,MM,YYYY,hh,mm) (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2015a
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