Your ellipsis covers the parenthetical "(or depression)" that apparently refers to that same acceleration. That depression is the low tide. The tidal acceleration is recorded by accelerometers around the world. It's in every book on the theory of tides that I've ever seen.Originally Posted by RichardMB
I have.Now, I do appreciate your contribution to this discussion but in future you're going to have to try harder. I'm not going to bother to answer your questions if it's obvious that you haven't read my contribution.