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Comparison: Herse vs. Jupiter

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Discovered By
Brett J. Gladman, John J. Kavelaars, Jean-Marc Petit, and Lynne Allen
Known by the Ancients
Date of Discovery
27 February 2003
Unknown
Average Orbit Distance
23,405,000 km
778,340,821 km
Perihelion/Perigee (closest)
17,570,134 km
740,679,835 km
Aphelion/Apogee (farthest)
29,239,867 km
816,001,807 km
Equatorial Radius
1.0 (assuming an albedo of 0.04) km
69,911 km
Equatorial Circumference
6.3 km
439,263.8 km
Volume
4 km3
1,431,281,810,739,360 km3
Mass
14,986,684,330,972 kg
1,898,130,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg
Density
2.6 g/cm3
1.326 g/cm3
Surface Area
12.57 km2
61,418,738,571 km2
Equatorial Surface Gravity
0.001 m/s2
24.79 m/s2
Escape Velocity
5 km/h
216,720 km/h
Orbit Period (Length of Year)
2.011088296 sidereal years
11.862615 sidereal years
Mean Orbit Velocity
8,210.6 km/h
47,002 km/h
Orbit Eccentricity
0.2493
0.04838624
Orbit Inclination to Ecliptic
164.815
1.304 degrees
Orbit Circumference
144,745,680.45 km
4,887,595,931 km

 

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