Oberon

A moon of Uranus

Features

  • Half water, half ice
  • Stable since formation
  • Unidentified substance
  • Dirty water?- unidentified substance
  • Half water-ice, half rocky material
  • Ejecta materials- bright rays
  • Heavily crated
  • One large mountain-(6km of surface)
  • Named after The king of fairies.

Discription

  • Discovered by William Herchel
  • Named after characters- Moons in uranus
  • Discovered in 1787
  • 35% larger then Umbreil
  • Second largest moon around Uranus.


Sources

Works Cited

Baerg, Greg. "Oberon." Views of the Solar systems. www.nasa.gov, 14 May 2012. Web. 1 Jan.

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Works Cited

Feduccia, Alan. "Oberon." World book. 2011 ed. Print.

Oberon. 2012. google images. Web. 25 Nov.2012.

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