As of recent, Jupiter has been surpassed by Saturn for the most moons in The Solar System for a planet. This does not mean that Jupiter does not have good amount of moons. Jupiter has a total of 79 moons. One of them is Autonoe. Autonoe is was discovered of an Astronomy Team at The University of Hawaii in 2001. It once was called S/2001 J/1. Another name today for Autonoe is Jupiter XXVIII.
Biography of Autonoe
Autonoe has a surface area of 50.27 kilometers squared and a radius of 2 kilmeters. Autonoe's surface gravitational rate of 0.002 meters per second squared. The speed of Autonoe's orbit around Jupiter is 8056.60 kilometers per hour. It takes around 761 Earth days to revolve around Jupiter.
In The Traditional Classical World Religion, Autonoe was a Theban Princess who was the oldest daughter of The founder of Thebes, Cadmus and of the goddess of harmony and concord, Harmonia. In legend, she and her sibling sisters went berserk for The god of the grape harvest, winemaking and wine, fertility, ritual madness, religious ecstasy & Theatre, Dionysus. This was due to The King of Thebes banning them from worshipping him while in Thebes.King Pentheus spied on her mother, Agave, who was also Autonoe's Sister. When he was spotted, the sisters tore him limb to limb to a Bacchic Fury brought on by Dionysus. They were free to worship Dionysus once and for all.
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