Planet Jupiter Data

Orbital Elements
Semimajor Axis:5.2029 AU
Eccentricity:0.0484
Inclination:1.304°
Argument of Perifocus:274.3°
Longitude of Ascending Node:100.4°
Mean Motion:0.083129454° per day
Time of Periapsis:2011 Mar 13, 05:19 UT
Orbital Period:11.856523 years
Mass:317.83 ME
Equatorial Radius (1 bar):11.209 RE
Rotational Inclination:3.12°
Rotational Period:9.894 hours

Satellites

Satellite Name Orbital Semimajor Axis (km) Orbital Period (days) Mass (kg) Discovery
Discoverer NameAnnouncement Date
Metis 1.2796·1050.294780  S. Synott1980
Adrastea 1.2898·1050.29826  D. Jewitt & E. Danielson1979
Amalthea 1.813·1050.498179  E. E. Barnard1892
Thebe 2.219·1050.6745  S. Synott1980
Io 4.216·1051.7691388.93·1022 G. Galilei1610
Europa 6.709·1053.5518104.80·1022 G. Galilei1610
Ganymede 1.070·1067.1545531.482·1023 G. Galilei1610
Callisto 1.883·10616.6890181.076·1023 G. Galilei1610
Themisto 7.5040·106130.02  T.B. Spahr, et al.2000 Jul 20
Leda 1.1164·107240.93  Kowal1974
Ersa 1.1455·107250.40  S. Sheppard2018
Himalia 1.1460·107250.5662  C. Perrine1904
Pandia 1.1494·107251.77  S. Sheppard2018
Lysithea 1.1717·107259.20  S. Nicholson1938
Elara 1.1740·107259.64  C. Perrine1905
Dia 1.2297·107278.21  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2001 Jan 5
Carpo 1.7056·107456.28  B. Gladman, et al.2003 Apr 14
S/2003 J 12 1.7830·107489.67 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Mar 7
S/2016 J 2 1.8870·107532.01 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2018
Euporie 1.9336·107550.69 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2002 May 15
Eupheme 2.0221·107583.87 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Mar 4
S/2003 J 18 2.0508·107598.13 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Apr 4
S/2017 J 7 2.0614·107602.77 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2017
S/2016 J 1 2.0638·107603.81 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2016
S/2017 J 3 2.0620·107605.76 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2017
S/2010 J 2 2.1004·107618.84 (retrograde)  C.┬áVeillet, et al.2010
Mneme 2.1033·107620.05 (retrograde)  B. Gladman, et al.2003 May 29
Euanthe 2.1039·107620.45 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2002 May 15
Helike 2.1065·107626.33 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Mar 4
S/2003 J 16 2.1097·107622.88 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Apr 3
Harpalyke 2.1106·107623.32 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2001 Jan 5
Praxidike 2.1148·107625.39 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2001 Jan 5
Orthosie 2.1158·107622.58 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2002 May 15
Thelxinoe 2.1160·107628.03 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2004 Jan 24
Thyone 2.1197·107627.19 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2002 May 15
Ananke 2.1254·107629.80 (retrograde)  S. Nicholson1951
Iocaste 2.1272·107631.60 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2001 Jan 5
Hermippe 2.1297·107633.91 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2002 May 15
S/2017 J 9 2.1453·107640.90 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2017
S/2017 J 6 2.2419·107684.66 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2017
Philophrosyne 2.2627·107689.78 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Apr 3
S/2003 J 10 2.3042·107716.25 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Mar 7
Pasithee 2.3091·107719.47 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2002 May 15
S/2011 J 2 2.3124·107718.37 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2011
Eurydome 2.3146·107717.31 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2002 May 15
S/2017 J 5 2.3151·107720.49 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2017
S/2017 J 8 2.3166·107720.73 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2017
Chaldene 2.3181·107723.73 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2001 Jan 5
S/2017 J 2 2.3181·107723.83 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2017
Isonoe 2.3231·107726.26 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2001 Jan 5
Kallichore 2.3276·107728.23 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Mar 7
Erinome 2.3286·107728.49 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2001 Jan 5
Kale 2.3306·107729.61 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2002 May 15
Aitne 2.3317·107730.12 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2002 May 15
Eukelade 2.3323·107730.33 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Mar 4
Arche 2.3352·107731.90 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2002 Dec 18
Taygete 2.3363·107732.42 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2001 Jan 5
S/2003 J 9 2.3385·107733.32 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Mar 7
Carme 2.3401·107734.17 (retrograde)  S. Nicholson1938
Herse 2.3408·107734.52 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Apr 3
S/2011 J 1 2.3446·107736.35 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2011
S/2010 J 1 2.3449·107736.50 (retrograde)  R.┬áJacobson, et al.2010
Eirene 2.395·107738.75 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Mar 4
S/2003 J 19 2.3533·107740.41 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Apr 12
Kalyke 2.3565·107742.04 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2001 Jan 5
S/2003 J 23 2.3567·107732.46 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2004 Jan 31
Hegemone 2.3575·107739.82 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Mar 6
Pasiphae 2.3629·107743.61 (retrograde)  P. Melotte1908
Sponde 2.3790·107748.32 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2002 May 15
Cyllene 2.3800·107751.98 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Apr 2
Megaclite 2.3814·107752.88 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2001 Jan 5
S/2003 J 4 2.3929·107755.25 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Mar 4
Sinope 2.3942·107758.89 (retrograde)  S. Nicholson1914
Aoede 2.3974·107761.41 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Mar 4
Autonoe 2.4037·107761.01 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2002 May 15
Callirrhoe 2.4099·107758.82 (retrograde)  Spacewatch1999
Kore 2.4482·107776.84 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Apr 3
S/2017 J 1 2.4456·107780.63 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2017
S/2003 J 2 2.8347·107980.53 (retrograde)  S.S. Sheppard, et al.2003 Mar 4

1 AU = 1.49597870691·1011 m            1 year = 365.25 days = 31557600 s
1 ME = 5.9742·1024 kg            1 RE = 6.378136·106 m


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