Juliet (moon)

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Juliet
Discovery
Discovered by Voyager 2
Discovered in 1986
Orbital characteristics
Mean radius 64358 km
Eccentricity 0.00059
Orbital period 0.49307d
Inclination 0.06°
Is a satellite of Uranus
Physical characteristics
Mean diameter 93.6 km
Surface area 27,500 km2
Mass 5.57×1017 kg
Mean density 1.3 g/cm3
Surface gravity 0.017 m/s2
Rotation period  ?
Axial tilt  ?°
Albedo 0.07
Surface temp.
min mean max
 ? K  ? K  ? K
Atmospheric pressure 0 kPa

Juliet (jew'-lee-et' ) is a moon of Uranus. It is named after the heroine of William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet. Other than its size and orbit, virtually nothing is known about it.

It was discovered from the images taken by Voyager 2 on 1986-01-03, and was given the temporary designation S/1986 U 2. It is also designated Uranus XI.

There is also an asteroid called 1285 Julietta.


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
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