# Angular Momentum

- Measure of the rotation of a body as it revolves around a fixed point
- Important for astronomy
- Defined as the product of an object's mass, velocity, and distance from the fixed point it revolves around

- Measure of the rotation of a body as it revolves around a fixed point
- Important for astronomy
- Defined as the product of an object's mass, velocity, and distance from the fixed point it revolves around