How to Calculate Form Number?
Form Number calculator uses form_number = (Principal Lunar Diurnal Constituent+Lunar Solar Constituent)/(Principal Lunar Semi-diurnal Constituent+Principal Solar Semi-diurnal Constituent) to calculate the Form Number, The Form Number is defined as the ratio of the sum of the amplitudes of the major constituents, expressing how relatively important the diurnal contributions are. Form Number and is denoted by F symbol.
How to calculate Form Number using this online calculator? To use this online calculator for Form Number, enter Principal Lunar Diurnal Constituent (O_{1}), Lunar Solar Constituent (K_{1}), Principal Lunar Semi-diurnal Constituent (M_{2}) and Principal Solar Semi-diurnal Constituent (S_{2}) and hit the calculate button. Here is how the Form Number calculation can be explained with given input values -> 1 = (5+5)/(5+5).