Tidal Stress Magnitude

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The Tidal Stress Magnitude property represents the total strength of the tidal forces acting on the object. This is a read-only property that is automatically calculated by Universe Sandbox.

Property Details[edit | edit source]

Location[edit | edit source]

The Tidal Stress Magnitude property is located in the Tidal Effects section in the Motion tab of the object's properties panel.

Units[edit | edit source]

Tidal Stress Magnitude can be viewed using the following units:

  • Dyne (dyn) = 10-5 N
  • Newton (N) is the SI unit for force.
  • Kilopascal (kp) = 0.10197 N