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Comparison: Albiorix vs. Saturn

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Discovered By
Matthew J. Holman and Timothy B. Spahr
Known by the Ancients
Date of Discovery
9 November 2000
Unknown
Average Orbit Distance
16,401,100 km
1,426,666,422 km
Perihelion/Perigee (closest)
8,466,248 km
1,349,823,615 km
Aphelion/Apogee (farthest)
24,335,952 km
1,503,509,229 km
Equatorial Radius
16.0 (assuming an albedo of 0.06) km
58,232 km
Equatorial Circumference
100.5 km
365,882.4 km
Volume
17,157 km3
827,129,915,150,897 km3
Mass
20,981,358,063,360,700 kg
568,319,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg
Density
2.3 g/cm3
0.687 g/cm3
Surface Area
3,216.99 km2
42,612,133,285 km2
Equatorial Surface Gravity
0.005 m/s2
10.4* m/s2
Escape Velocity
48 km/h
129,924 km/h
Mean Orbit Velocity
5,143.8 km/h
34,701 km/h
Orbit Eccentricity
0.4838
0.05386179
Orbit Inclination to Ecliptic
35.511
2.49 degrees
Orbit Circumference
96,726,713.37 km
8,957,504,604 km

 

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Last Updated: 1 Nov 2013