Ophelia

Uranus VII - 1986U8

*Hamlet*. Ophelia is one of the smaller moons in the Solar System and is the second innermost known moon of Uranus. It has a diameter of 16 kilometers and is 53,760 kilometers from the center of Uranus. Ophelia acts as the outer shepherd satellite for Uranus' epsilon ring.

Ophelia Statistics | |
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Discovered by | Voyager 2 |

Date of discovery | 1986 |

Mass (kg) | ? |

Equatorial radius (km) | 16 |

Equatorial radius (Earth = 1) | 2.5086e-03 |

Mean density (gm/cm^3) | ? |

Mean distance from Uranus (km) | 53,760 |

Rotational period (days) | ? |

Orbital period (days) | 0.376409 |

Mean orbital velocity (km/sec) | 10.39 |

Orbital eccentricity | 0.001 |

Orbital inclination (degrees) | 0.09 |

Visual geometric albedo | 0.07 |

Magnitude (Vo) | 23.8 |