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Comparison: Ariel vs. Uranus

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Discovered By
William Lassell
William Herschel
Date of Discovery
24 October 1851
13 March 1781
Average Orbit Distance
190,900 km
2,870,658,186 km
Perihelion/Perigee (closest)
190,671 km
2,734,998,229 km
Aphelion/Apogee (farthest)
191,129 km
3,006,318,143 km
Equatorial Radius
578.9 km
25,362 km
Equatorial Circumference
3,637.3 km
159,354.1 km
812,641,988 km3
68,334,355,695,584 km3
1,294,849,526,195,970,000,000 kg
86,810,300,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg
1.592 g/cm3
1.270 g/cm3
Surface Area
4,211,307.59 km2
8,083,079,690 km2
Equatorial Surface Gravity
0.258 m/s2
8.87 m/s2
Escape Velocity
1,967 km/h
76,968 km/h
Orbit Period (Length of Year)
0.006899384 sidereal years
84.016846 sidereal years
Mean Orbit Velocity
19,832.3 km/h
24,477 km/h
Orbit Eccentricity
Orbit Inclination to Ecliptic
0.041 degree
0.77 degrees
Orbit Circumference
1,199,459.64 km
18,026,802,831 km


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Last Updated: 28 Apr 2014