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  • 1 Geophysikalische Station Hechelstrasse 8 D-28777 Bremen
  • 2 Rosa-Luxemburg-Strasse 17a D-14482 Potsdam
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The general relativistic and covariant differential form of Helmholtz's first vorticity theorem is presented. We prove in relation with it an invariant kinematic identity which is the generalisation of the Helmholtz theorem for general continua.

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