Barycenter Mass

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The Total Mass property of a Barycenter object represents the sum of the masses of the objects orbiting the barycenter. This property is read-only and is automatically calculated by Universe Sandbox.

Property Details[edit | edit source]

Location[edit | edit source]

The Total Mass property is located near the top of the Barycenter tab of the barycenter's properties panel.

Units[edit | edit source]

Total Mass can be viewed and edited using the following units:

  • Milky Way Galaxy mass (milky way) = 1.5×1012 sun
  • Solar mass (sun) = 1.9891×1030 kg
  • Earth mass (earth) = 5.97219×1024 kg
  • Moon mass (moon) = 7.349×1022 kg
  • Kilogram (kg) is the SI base unit for mass
  • Gram (g) = 1×10-3 kg
  • Milligram (mg) = 1×10-6 kg