What is the average temperature of an asteroid?

Answer Asteroids are very cold, with an average surface temperature of -100 degrees Fahrenheit (-73 degrees Celsius). Most asteroids are located in the asteroid belt, which is between Mars and Jupiter. As... Read More »

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In 2000 NASA placed a satellite in orbit around an asteroid Consider a spherical asteroid with a mass of 8.001015 and a radius of 9.50 What is the speed of a satellite orbiting 4.90 above the surface?

What is the average temperature in the U.S.A.?

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the average annual temperature of the contiguous United States in 2009 was 53.1 Fahrenheit. The 20th century average temperature of... Read More »

What is the sun's average temperature?

The average temperature of the sun varies by its layers. The core is on average 15 million degrees Kelvin (K). The photosphere ranges between 4500 and 6000 K and the chromosphere between 4500 and 1... Read More »

What Was the Average Temperature of the Ice Age?

The average temperature of the Ice Age is estimated to be about 32 degrees Fahrenheit (0 degrees Celsius). The coldest temperatures on record for the Ice Age date back to about 50,000 years ago. I... Read More »