Titania

Mikayla Thompson

Discovery

Discovered By William Herschel in 1-11-1787

Biggest moon on Uranus

  • 4,000 miles in circumference
  • About one sixth of the earth
  • 8th largest moon


What is in a name?

All Uranus's moons are named after Shakespere's "A Midsummer Night's Dream".

Titania is named after the Queen of the Fairies.

Here are some pictures of this moon

Rotation 3D de Titania, satellite de la planète Uranus

Space is Amazing!

Sources

information

Solar system exploration. itania: Overview, 8 Feb. 2012. Web. 3 Apr. 2013. <http://solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=Titania>.

http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/3d_resources/assets/ura3vuu2_prt.htm

Pictures

Moons of Uranus and Neptune. 13.6 The Moon Systems of Uranus and Neptune . Web. 3 Apr. 2013. <http://astronomy.nju.edu.cn/~lixd/GA/AT4/AT413/HTML/AT41306.htm>.

Voyager 2 color image of Titania (NASA/NSSDC). Titania. Web. 3 Apr. 2013. <http://www.seasky.org/solar-system/uranus-titania.html>.

Don, Dixon. Don Dixon Space Art. The satellites of Uranus. Web. 3 Apr. 2013. <http://jaydevvy.livejournal.com/119350.html>.

Titania (Uranus moon). Web. 3 Apr. 2013. <http://sos.noaa.gov/Datasets/dataset.php?id=351>.

Titania. NASA. Web. 3 Apr. 2013. <http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/3d_resources/assets/ura3vuu2_prt.htm>.

Video

Rotation 3D de Titania, satellite de la planète Uranus. 29 Sept. 2010. youtube.com. Web. 3 Apr. 2013. <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wtsu5VJBaCA>.