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Ceres
Dwarf Planet Ceres

Dwarf Planet Ceres



Ceres is the only dwarf planet in the inner Solar System and is the largest asteroid in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter.

Ceres Facts
      1. Mass (kg)
      2. 9.43e+20
      1. Radius (km)
      2. 470
      1. Density (gm/cm3)
      2. 2.077
      1. Distance from sun (km)
      2. 413,937,308
      1. Rotational period (days)
      2. 6.3872
      1. Orbital period (years)
      2. 4.6
      1. Orbital velocity (km/sec)
      2. 17.882
      1. Eccentricity of orbit
      2. 0.0791
      1. Tilt of axis (°)
      2. 3
      1. Inclination of orbit (°)
      2. 10.587
      1. Surface gravity (m/sec2)
      2. 0.27
      1. Escape velocity (km/sec)
      2. 0.51
      1. Albedo
      2. 0.09
      1. Magnitude (Vo)
      2. 8
      1. Surface temperature
      2. -105°C to -38°C
      1. Moons
      2. 0


    Ceres vs. Earth Ratios


    diameter = 0.074
    gravity = 0.28
    surface pressure = 0
    solar irradiance =
    total water =
    day = 6.4
    year = 4.6
    sun distance = 4.45
      
    diameter = 1
    gravity = 1
    surface pressure = 1
    solar irradiance = 1
    total water = 1
    day = 1
    year = 1
    sun distance = 1