Find the net force acting on the Moon from the Earth and the Sun assuming that they are
at right angles to each other.
Mass of moon = 7.35 x 10^22 kg
Mass of sun = 1.99 x 10^30 kg
Radius of moon-earth = 3.84x10^5 km
radius of moon-sun = 1.5x10^8 km
Answer is 4.77x10^20 N at 24.6 degrees
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