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S/2003 J23, Moon of Jupiter

S/2003 J23 is a Moon that orbits round the planet Jupiter.

The orbital period, i.e. the period it takes to complete an orbit round Jupiter is 759.7 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 24060, which is the furthest point from the centre to the edge of an elliptical point.

The orbital inclination, the angle at which S/2003 J23 orbits in relation to the orbital plane is 149.2 degrees.

S/2003 J23 Facts


TypeMoon
Orbital DirectionRetrograde, opposite to the parents direction
Orbital Period (days)759.7
Semi-Major Axis (10^3 km)24060
Orbital Inclination (degrees)149.2
Source(s)https://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/planetary/factsheet/joviansatfact.html
https://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/planetary/factsheet/joviansatfact.html


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