# S/2006 S1, Moon of Saturn

**S/2006 S1** is a Moon that orbits round the planet Saturn. Its orbit circumference, the total distance it travels round its planetary parent is 117,693,231.27 km. The furthest it gets from its orbital parent (apoasis) is 21,021,132 km. Its density has been calculated at being 2.3 g/cm3. Its volume is 113 km3.

S/2006 S1 was discovered on 6 March 2006 by Scott S. Sheppard, David C. Jewitt and Jan T. Kleyna.

The Semi-Major Axis of the orbit is 18,797,400 km, which is the furthest point from the centre to the edge of an elliptical point.

The equatorial circumference of S/2006 S1 is 18.8 km. The mean radius, that is the average radius of S/2006 S1 is 3.0 (assuming an albedo of 0.04) km. The surface area of S/2006 S1 is 113.10 km2. The average orbit velocity, that is the speed at which it orbits is 5,090.0 km/h.

The orbital inclination, the angle at which S/2006 S1 orbits in relation to the orbital plane is 154.99 degrees. The orbital eccentricity is 0.1183, it is the degree at which S/2006 S1 orbits close to a circular (0) orbit as opposed to an elliptical (1) orbit.

## S/2006 S1 Facts

Type | Moon |

Orbital Circumference | 117,693,231.27 km |

Furthest from parent (Apoasis) | 21,021,132 km |

Density | 2.3 g/cm3 |

Volume | 113 km3 |

Date of Discovery | 6 March 2006 |

Discoverer | Scott S. Sheppard, David C. Jewitt and Jan T. Kleyna |

Semi-Major Axis | 18,797,400 km |

Equatorial Circumference | 18.8 km |

Mean Radius | 3.0 (assuming an albedo of 0.04) km |

Surface Area | 113.10 km2 |

Average Orbit Velocity | 5,090.0 km/h |

Orbital Inclination | 154.99 |

Orbital Eccentricity | 0.1183 |

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