Universe GuideSearchTwitterComments

S/2004 S17, Moon of Saturn

S/2004 S17 is a Moon that orbits round the planet Saturn.

The orbital period, i.e. the period it takes to complete an orbit round Saturn is 986 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 19450, which is the furthest point from the centre to the edge of an elliptical point.

The orbital inclination, the angle at which S/2004 S17 orbits in relation to the orbital plane is 166.6 degrees.

S/2004 S17 Facts

Orbital DirectionRetrograde, opposite to the parents direction
Orbital Period (days)986
Semi-Major Axis (10^3 km)19450
Orbital Inclination (degrees)166.6

Comments and Questions

There's no register feature and no need to give an email address if you don't need to. All messages will be reviewed before being displayed. Comments may be merged or altered slightly such as if an email address is given in the main body of the comment.

You can decline to give a name which if that is the case, the comment will be attributed to a random star. A name is preferred even if its a random made up one by yourself.

This website is using cookies. More info. That's Fine