Inclination

Astronomical Dictionary

1 The smaller of the dihedral angles formed by the intersection of the orbital plane of one body with some reference plane (usually the Ecliptic or Celestial Equator).
2 The angle between the normals to these planes. For Binary or Multiple Stars, the reference plane is usually taken as the line of sight.

 
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