Escape Velocity Calculator

Planet Mass:
Planet Radius:
Escape Velocity:



Escape Velocity formula  V = √2GM/R
Where:
V: Escape Velocity, in m/s
M: Planet Mass, in Kg
R: Planet Radius, in m
G: Universal Gravitational Constant, is 6.6726 × 10-11N.m2/kg2

Escape Velocity describes the minimum velocity for an object to escape the gravitational field of a planet.



Planet Escape Velocity Table

Planet
Radius (km)
Escape Velocity (km/s)
Mercury
4878
4.25
Venus
12104
10.36
Earth
12756
11.18
Mars
6787
5.02
Jupiter
142800
59.54
Saturn
120000
35.49
Uranus
51118
21.29
Nepture
49528
23.71

endmemo.com © 2017  Terms of Use | Home