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Comparison: Miranda vs. Uranus

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Discovered By
Gerard P. Kuiper
William Herschel
Date of Discovery
16 February 1948
13 March 1781
Average Orbit Distance
129,900 km
2,870,658,186 km
Perihelion/Perigee (closest)
129,731 km
2,734,998,229 km
Aphelion/Apogee (farthest)
130,069 km
3,006,318,143 km
Equatorial Radius
235.8 ± 0.7 km
25,362 km
Equatorial Circumference
1481.6 km
159,354.1 km
54,918,670 km3
68,334,355,695,584 km3
65,941,411,056,276,500,000 kg
86,810,300,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg
1.214 g/cm3
1.270 g/cm3
Surface Area
698,710.82 km2
8,083,079,690 km2
Equatorial Surface Gravity
0.079 m/s2
8.87 m/s2
Escape Velocity
695 km/h
76,968 km/h
Orbit Period (Length of Year)
0.00387 sidereal years
84.016846 sidereal years
Mean Orbit Velocity
24,067.7 km/h
24,477 km/h
Orbit Eccentricity
Orbit Inclination to Ecliptic
0.77 degrees
Orbit Circumference
816,185.43 km
18,026,802,831 km


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Last Updated: 17 Jun 2014