About William Herschel
dates and years of discovery
The discovery of the moons of Uranus was on the 11th of January 1787.
The discovery of the moons of saturn was on the 17th of september 1789 and 28 of august 1789 .
The Importance Of The Discovery
I personally think that William Herschel discoveries has a major impact on the solar system its makes my under standing a lot better. I mean if he didn't discover Uranus I'm sure some one else would of but what if no one did we'd think its a big ball that looks like a planet but is not actually a planet. That's exactly the same as the moons.
He used his telescope that he made and created himself.
It took Uranus 84 years to orbit the sun.
Herschel thought that Uranus was a big comet