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Planet Saturn Moons: Phoebe

Phoebe is a moon of the planet Saturn.

For a listing of other moons, see Moons of the planets.

Phoebe Moon Facts
Mass (kg) 4.0e+18
Radius (km) 110
Density (gm/cm3) 0.7
Distance from Saturn (km) 12,952,000
Period of rotation (days) 0.4
Period of orbit (days) -550.48
Orbital velocity (km/sec) -1.71
Eccentricity of orbit 0.1633
Inclination of orbit (°) 175.3
Visual albedo 0.06
Visual magnitude 16.45

This moon is too faint to be viewed in any amateur telescopes.




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