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Thrymr, Moon of Saturn

Thrymr is a Moon that orbits round the planet Saturn. It is also know by other designations, SXXX, S/2000 S7. Its mass is estimated/calculated at being 209,813,580,633,607 kg. Its density has been calculated at being 2.3. Its volume is 180.

It was discovered in the year 2000 by Brett J. Gladman, John J. Kavelaars, Jean-Marc Petit, Hans Scholl, Matthew J. Holman, Brian G. Marsden, Phillip D. Nicholson, and Joseph A. Burns.

The orbital period, i.e. the period it takes to complete an orbit round Saturn is 1094 days. The figure is also known as the sidereel period. The figure comes from N.A.S.A..

The Equatorial Radius of the object is 4km. The Equatorial Radius is based on the assumption of the Albedo value. The value is the radius in km of the said object at the Equator.

The albedo of the object is 0.06. The Albedo is the amount of radiation that is reflected back into space by the object.

The Escape Velocity of the object is 10 km/h. The Escape Velocity is the speed an object needs to be travelling in order to break free from the objects gravity. The larger an object is, the more velocity (speed) is needed to break free from the object.The Semi-Major Axis of the orbit is 20470, which is the furthest point from the centre to the edge of an elliptical point.

The equatorial circumference of Thrymr is 22.0 km. The surface area of Thrymr is 153.94. The surface gravity of the said item is 0.001. The Mean orbit velocity, that is the speed at which it orbits is 4614.10 km/h. The is the average distance in km of the object is from its parent 20439600.00.

The orbital inclination, the angle at which Thrymr orbits in relation to the orbital plane is 175 degrees. The orbital eccentricity is 0.4655, it is the degree at which Thrymr orbits close to a circular (0) orbit as opposed to an elliptical (1) orbit.

Thrymr Facts


TypeMoon
DesignationsSXXX, S/2000 S7
Mass (kg)209,813,580,633,607
Density (g/cm^3)2.3
Volume (km^3)180
Orbital DirectionRetrograde, opposite to the parents direction
Year of Discovery2000
DiscovererBrett J. Gladman, John J. Kavelaars, Jean-Marc Petit, Hans Scholl, Matthew J. Holman, Brian G. Marsden, Phillip D. Nicholson, and Joseph A. Burns
Orbital Period (days)1094
Equatorial Radius (km)4
Albedo0.06
Escape Velocity (km/h)10
Semi-Major Axis (10^3 km)20470
Equatorial Circumference (km)22.0
Surface Area (km^2)153.94
Surface Gravity (m/s^2)0.001
Mean Orbit Velocity (km/h)4614.10
Average Orbit Distance (km)20439600.00
Orbital Inclination (degrees)175
Orbital Eccentricity0.4655
Source(s)https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/moons/saturn-moons/thrymr/in-depth/
https://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/planetary/factsheet/saturniansatfact.html


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