Phenomenology of the Lense-Thirring effect in the solar system

  title={Phenomenology of the Lense-Thirring effect in the solar system},
  author={Lorenzo Iorio and Herbert I. M. Lichtenegger and Matteo Luca Ruggiero and Christian Corda},
  journal={Astrophysics and Space Science},
Recent years have seen increasing efforts to directly measure some aspects of the general relativistic gravitomagnetic interaction in several astronomical scenarios in the solar system. After briefly overviewing the concept of gravitomagnetism from a theoretical point of view, we review the performed or proposed attempts to detect the Lense-Thirring effect affecting the orbital motions of natural and artificial bodies in the gravitational fields of the Sun, Earth, Mars and Jupiter. In… 
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