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comment What decides the direction in which the accretion disk spins?
@new-kid IIRC yes. Usually.
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answered What decides the direction in which the accretion disk spins?
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comment What decides the direction in which the accretion disk spins?
@Hohmannfan Not exactly, there still is asymmetry in the existence of the spin itself. Why did it choose that particular direction to spin in?
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comment Does the Moon's magnetic field affect Earth's magnetic field?
@Scottie the moon does have a molten core, though it is not rotating anymore IIRC. However, it rotated in the past magnetizing the crust.
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