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Comparison: Pan vs. Saturn

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Discovered By
Mark R. Showalter, Voyager 2
Known by the Ancients
Date of Discovery
1990
Unknown
Average Orbit Distance
133,580 km
1,426,666,422 km
Equatorial Radius
14.1 km
58,232 km
Equatorial Circumference
88.6 km
365,882.4 km
Volume
11,742 km3
827,129,915,150,897 km3
Mass
4,945,605,829,220,740 kg
568,319,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg
Density
0.42 g/cm3
0.687 g/cm3
Surface Area
2,498.32 km2
42,612,133,285 km2
Equatorial Surface Gravity
0.002 m/s2
10.4* m/s2
Escape Velocity
25 km/h
129,924 km/h
Orbit Period (Length of Year)
0.001574264 sidereal years
29.447498 sidereal years
Mean Orbit Velocity
60,819.4 km/h
34,701 km/h
Orbit Eccentricity
0
0.05386179
Equatorial Inclination to Orbit
0.001
26.7 degrees
Orbit Circumference
839,307.89 km
8,957,504,604 km

 

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Last Updated: 3 Aug 2014