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Desdemona

Desdemona
Discovery
Discovered byVoyager 2
Discovered in192
Orbital characteristics
Mean radius62659 km
Eccentricity0.00023
Orbital period0.47365d
Inclination0.16°
Is a satellite ofUranus
Physical characteristics
Equatorial diameter~64 km
Surface area km2
Mass1.78×1017 kg
Mean density1.3 g/cm3
Surface gravity0.011m/s2
Rotation period?
Axial tilt
Albedo0.07
Surface temp.
minmeanmax
KKK
Atmospheric pressure0 kPa

Desdemona is a moon of Uranus. It is named after the wife of Othello in William Shakespeare's play Othello. Other than its size and orbit, virtually nothing is known about it.

  • Mass ?
  • diameter 58 km
  • Orbital radius: 62,660 km
  • Orbital period: 0.473651 days
  • Orbital inclination: 0.16°



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