I am having trouble tying the Schwarzschild radius to gravitational force as I believe it is not fixed when considering different masses.

I am getting results that show a different time dilation for the same gravitational force (different radiuses for different masses).

What I mean is, the gravitational time dilation I am experiencing at the surface of the Earth is different that around the Sun at a radius that would give the same gravitational force as the Earth at its surface.

Does this make sense that I would be getting these results?

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    $\begingroup$ Combining Newtonian gravity with general relativity generally doesn't work. $\endgroup$ – HDE 226868 Aug 5 '15 at 22:42
  • $\begingroup$ Yes results make sense. $\endgroup$ – stuffu Aug 6 '15 at 9:35

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