Power f(mass,distance,time)

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The Power as a function of mass(m), distance (d), and time(t) equation computes the watts required to lift an object directly up under a planet's gravity.

               ` P_(Earth) = (m * g_(Earth) * h) / t`

The planet list is used to retrieve the acceleration due to gravity (g) on the surface of that planetoid object.  This list includes:

  • Earth: g = 9.8 m/s2
  • Moon: g = 1.6 m/s2
  • Mercury: g = 3.61 m/s2
  • Venus: g = 8.83 m/s2
  • Mars: g = 3.75 m/s2
  • Jupiter: g = 26.0 m/s2
  • Saturn: g= 11.2 m/s2
  • Neptune: g = 13.3 m/s2
  • Pluto: g = 0.61 m/s2