Belinda (moon)

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Belinda
Discovery
Discovered by Voyager 2
Discovered in 1986
Orbital characteristics
Mean radius 75255 km
Eccentricity 0.00011
Orbital period 0.62352d
Inclination 0.03°
Is a satellite of Uranus
Physical characteristics
Mean diameter 80.6 km
Surface area km2
Mass 3.57×1017 kg
Mean density 1.3 g/cm3
Surface gravity 0.014 m/s2
Rotation period  ?
Axial tilt  ?°
Albedo 0.07
Surface temp.
min mean max
 ? K  ? K  ? K
Atmospheric pressure 0 kPa

Belinda (be-lin'-da) is a moon of Uranus. It is named after the heroine of Alexander Pope's The Rape of the Lock. Other than its size and orbit, virtually nothing is known about it.

It was discovered from the images taken by Voyager 2 on 1986-01-13, and was given the temporary designation S/1986 U 5. It is also designated Uranus XIV.

There is also a paronymous asteroid, 654 Zelinda.


Uranus' natural satellites

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Cordelia | Ophelia | Bianca | Cressida | Desdemona | Juliet | Portia | Rosalind | S/2003 U 2 | Belinda
S/1986 U 10 | Puck | S/2003 U 1 | Miranda | Ariel | Umbriel | Titania | Oberon | S/2001 U 3
Caliban | Stephano | Trinculo | Sycorax | S/2003 U 3 | Prospero | Setebos | S/2001 U 2
de:Belinda (Mond)

fr:Blinda (lune) nl:Belinda (maan) nn:Uranusmnen Belinda sk:Belinda (mesiac) zh:天卫十四

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