Major Moons & Outer Planets

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    Jupiter's Major Moons Help

    Introduction to the Major Moons of the Outer Planets—Jupiter's Moons The so-called outer planets are Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto (although some people debate whether or not Pluto qualifies as a planet). All these planets have moons, some of ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Saturn's Major Moons Help

    Saturn’s Major Moons—Titan Saturn has more known natural satellites than any other planet. Most of Saturn’s moons are ice-covered orbs; the smaller ones are irregular chunks, some of which are doubtless asteroids that were ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Uranus' Major Moons Help

    Introduction to Uranus' Major Moons Uranus has numerous moons. Four of them can be considered major satellites, in the sense that they have diameters greater than 1,000 km (620 mi). These four moons are ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Moons of Neptune and Pluto Help

    Moons of Neptune and Pluto The two outermost known planets in our Solar System, Neptune and Pluto, each have only one moon that is more than 1,000 km across. Neptune’s lone major satellite is called ...

    Source: McGraw-Hill Professional
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    Major Moons of Outer Planets Practice Problems

    Review the following concepts if needed: Jupiter's Major Moons Help

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