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Planet Saturn Moons: Prometheus

Prometheus is a moon of the planet Saturn.

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

Prometheus Moon Facts
Mass (kg) 4.5181e-08
Radius (km) 72.5x42.5x32.5
Density (gm/cm3) 0.7
Distance from Saturn (km) 139,350
Period of rotation (days) -
Period of orbit (days) 0.6130
Orbital velocity (km/sec) 16.54
Eccentricity of orbit 0.003
Inclination of orbit (°) 0.0
Visual albedo 0.6
Visual magnitude 15.8

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

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