Phoebe, also known as Saturn IX, is a moon that orbits Saturn. Phoebe has a mass of 8.292 X 10^18 kilograms, a mean radius of 106.5 kilometers, a mean density of 1.638 grams per centimeter cubed and a temperature of around 73 Kelvin. Phoebe has a surface gravity of 0.038 to 0.050 meters per second squared and a escape velocity of around 0.10 kilometers per second. Phoebe has an orbital period of 550.564636 Earth Days. Phoebe is a member of The Norse Group.
Profile of Phoebe
Phoebe was discovered on March 17th, 1899, by American Astronomer William Henry Pickering. Phoebe is the first natural satellite to be discovered via photographically. Phoebe receives its name from The Classical World's Titaness, Phoebe. Phoebe was a First Generation of Titans who was beget by Uranus and Gaia.
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