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Gravitational time dilation


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Gravitational Time Dilation


Gravitational Time Dilation


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Gravitational time dilation is a form of time dilation, an actual difference of elapsed time between two events as measured by observers situated at varying distances from a gravitating mass. The higher the gravitational potential, the faster time passes. Albert Einstein originally predicted this effect in his theory of relativity and it has since been confirmed by tests of general relativity.
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    • Definition 

    • Outside a non-rotating sphere 

    • Important features of gravitational time dilation 

    • Experimental confirmation