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Anthe, Moon of Saturn

Anthe is a Moon that orbits round the planet Saturn. Its orbit circumference, the total distance it travels round its planetary parent is 1,242,185.42 km. The furthest it gets from its orbital parent (apoasis) is 197,898 km. Its mass is estimated/calculated at being 1,498,668,433,097 kg. Its density has been calculated at being 0.5 g/cm3. Its volume is 3 km3. It was discovered by Cassini Imaging Science Team.

The orbital period, i.e. the period it takes to complete an orbit round Saturn is 1.036 days. The figure is also known as the sidereel period. The figure comes from N.A.S.A..

The Semi-Major Axis of the orbit is 197,700 km, which is the furthest point from the centre to the edge of an elliptical point.

The equatorial circumference of Anthe is 5.7 km. The mean radius, that is the average radius of Anthe is 0.9 km. The surface area of Anthe is 10.18 km2. The surface gravity of the said item is 0.00012 m/s2. The average orbit velocity, that is the speed at which it orbits is 49,767.0 km/h.

The orbital inclination, the angle at which Anthe orbits in relation to the orbital plane is 0.1 degrees. The orbital eccentricity is 0.0011, it is the degree at which Anthe orbits close to a circular (0) orbit as opposed to an elliptical (1) orbit.

Anthe Facts


TypeMoon
Orbital Circumference1,242,185.42 km
Furthest from parent (Apoasis)197,898 km
Mass1,498,668,433,097 kg
Density0.5 g/cm3
Volume3 km3
DiscovererCassini Imaging Science Team
Orbital Period1.036
Semi-Major Axis197,700 km
Equatorial Circumference5.7 km
Mean Radius0.9 km
Surface Area10.18 km2
Surface Gravity0.00012 m/s2
Average Orbit Velocity49,767.0 km/h
Orbital Inclination0.1
Orbital Eccentricity0.0011


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