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Old 2021-01-18, 17:41   #61
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Originally Posted by xilman View Post
As I noted earlier in this thread, high-altitude orbits are unstable to lunar and planetary perturbations over the course of a few megayears.

Also as noted earlier, leaving stuff on the moon is a much better bet.
There has to be a sweet spot area for orbits that are the most stable over long periods. Also, unstable not mean it goes away completely.

Problem with the moon is if you want to make the evidence visible from the surface of the earth, that is a major effort.
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