What Are the Natural Satellites of Pluto?

Answer Pluto was discovered in 1930 and announced to be the smallest, most distant planet in the Solar System. Despite the fact that it was downgraded to a dwarf planet in 2006, making it no longer offici... Read More »

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How many natural satellites does Neptune have?

The planet Neptune is the eighth planet from the sun in Earth's solar system. Neptune has 13 natural satellites, or moons, which all orbit the planet in a circular, retrograde orbit. The largest mo... Read More »

Why is pluto called pluto?

Pluto was first observed in 1930, 25 years after the American astronomer Percival Lowell first theorized its existence. Its naming continued a long-established tradition of naming planets after Rom... Read More »

What Satellites are available in the UK?

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How many orbits are used in GPS satellites?

GPS satellites all orbit at an altitude of 20,200 km, known as a medium earth orbit, or MEO. One non-functional GPS satellite failed to reach proper altitude and orbits in a failed transfer orbit,... Read More »