What does anomalistic year mean?

anomalistic year meaning in General Dictionary

period of the planet's transformation from perihelion to perihelion again; 365 times and 6 hour and 13 min and 53.1 sec

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An Anomalistic year is the time (365 days, 6 hours, 13 minutes, 48 seconds) in which the earth (and similarly for any other planet) passes from perihelion to perihelion, or from any given value of the anomaly to the same again.

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