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Planet Saturn Moons: Telesto

Telesto is a moon of the planet Saturn.

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

Telesto Moon Facts
Mass (kg) -
Radius (km) 17x14x13
Density (gm/cm3) -
Distance from Saturn (km) 294,660
Period of rotation (days) -
Period of orbit (days) 1.8878
Orbital velocity (km/sec) 11.36
Eccentricity of orbit 0.00
Inclination of orbit (°) 0.0
Visual albedo 0.5
Visual magnitude 18.7

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

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