Lagrangian Points

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Space Colony (Gundam) - Universal Century
... the Universal Century (U.C.) timeline, space colonies are placed at the five Earth-Moon Lagrangian points ... In most cases, a Lagrangian point is home to more than one group of space colonies ... pairs are known as Bunches, and a group of colonies that occupy a Lagrangian point are known collectively as a Side ...
List Of Mars Trojan Asteroids
... They can be found around the two Lagrangian points 60° ahead of and behind Mars ... suggests that the Mars trojans were captured in its Lagrangian points as the Solar System was forming ... One explanation for this involves asteroids wandering into the Mars Lagrangian points later in the Solar System's formation ...

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