Astronomy Answers: From the Astronomical Dictionary

Astronomy Answers
From the Astronomical Dictionary


[Astronomy Answers] [Dictionary] [AnswerBook] [Universe Family Tree] [Science] [Starry Sky] [Planet Positions] [Calculate] [Colophon]

The description of the word you requested from the astronomical dictionary is given below.

S/2003 N1

A moon of 28 km diameter at about 46,695,000 km from the planet Neptune. The gravity at its surface is about 0.0005 times as strong as on Earth. The moon goes once around its planet in about 24.3 years. The moon was discovered in 2003.