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Comparison: Tarvos vs. Saturn

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Discovered 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
Known by the Ancients
Date of Discovery
23 September 2000
Unknown
Average Orbit Distance
18,263,200 km
1,426,666,422 km
Perihelion/Perigee (closest)
8,567,267 km
1,349,823,615 km
Aphelion/Apogee (farthest)
27,959,133 km
1,503,509,229 km
Equatorial Radius
7.5 (assuming an albedo of 0.06) km
58,232 km
Equatorial Circumference
47.1 km
365,882.4 km
Volume
1,767 km3
827,129,915,150,897 km3
Mass
2,697,603,179,574,950 kg
568,319,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg
Density
2.3 g/cm3
0.687 g/cm3
Surface Area
706.86 km2
42,612,133,285 km2
Equatorial Surface Gravity
0.003 m/s2
10.4* m/s2
Escape Velocity
25 km/h
129,924 km/h
Orbit Period (Length of Year)
2.534839151 sidereal years
29.447498 sidereal years
Mean Orbit Velocity
4,778.4 km/h
34,701 km/h
Orbit Eccentricity
0.5309
0.05386179
Orbit Inclination to Ecliptic
35.949
2.49 degrees
Orbit Circumference
106,178,340.27 km
8,957,504,604 km

 

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