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S/2006 S3, Moon of Saturn

S/2006 S3 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 1227 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 22100, which is the furthest point from the centre to the edge of an elliptical point.

The orbital inclination, the angle at which S/2006 S3 orbits in relation to the orbital plane is 150.8 degrees.

S/2006 S3 Facts


TypeMoon
Orbital DirectionRetrograde, opposite to the parents direction
Orbital Period (days)1227
Semi-Major Axis (10^3 km)22100
Orbital Inclination (degrees)150.8
Source(s)https://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/planetary/factsheet/saturniansatfact.html
https://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/planetary/factsheet/saturniansatfact.html


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