Makemake

By: Fatima Rios

Makemake

1. Makemake is the second furthest dwarf planet to the Sun and is the only one of the outer four dwarf planet to not have any moons.

2. MASS: 3,000,000,000,000 Billion kg (0.0005× Earth)

3. EQUATORIAL DIAMETER: 1,434 km

4. POLAR DIAMETER: 1,422 km

5. KNOWN MOONS: none

6. NOTABLE MOONS: none

7. ORBIT DISTANCE: 6,850,000,000 km (45.79 AU)

8. ORBIT PERIOD: 309.88 Earth years

9. SURFACE TEMPERATURE: -39°C

10. DISCOVERY DAYE: March 31st 2005

11. DISCOVERED BY: Michael E. Brown, Chad Trujilo & David Rabinowitz


SOURCES: space-facts.com/makemake/

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