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Carme
Carme is a retrograde irregular satellite of Jupiter. t gives its name to the Carme group, made up of irregular retrograde moons orbiting Jupiter at a distance ranging between 23 and 24 Gm and at an inclination of about 165°. Its orbital elements are as of January 2000. They are continuously changing due to solar and planetary perturbations. Carme (moon) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Short Description Carme is a retrograde irregular satellite of Jupiter. t gives its name to the Carme group, made up of irregular retrograde moons orbiting Jupiter at a distance ranging between 23 and 24 Gm and at an inclination of about 165°. Its orbital elements are as of January 2000. They are continuously changing due to solar and planetary perturbations. Carme (moon) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Discovered by Seth Barnes Nicholson
Discovery date July 30, 1938
Type Moon
AddInfo Jupiter XI
Satellite of Jupiter
Orbit Retrograde
Apoapsis 08 29 332 000 km
Periapsis 08 17 476 000 km
Semi-major axis 08 23 404 000 km
Distance from Sun 01 5.202 60 au /47
Eccentricity 0.25
Orbital period 702.28 days |1.9228 year
Orbital speed 01 2.253 km/s
Inclination to the ecliptic 164.91°
Inclination to the equator 167.53°
Diameter/Size 02 46 km
Mass 1017×1.3 kg
Density 01 2.6 g/cm3
Surface gravity  0.017 m/s2
Escape velocity 02 28 m/s
Albedo geometric 0.04
Temperature mean 03 124 K
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