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< back to Planets Moon of Neptune: Nereid

Planet Neptune Moons: Nereid

Nereid is the fourth of nine planets in our solar system.

For a listing of other moons, see Moons of the planets.

Nereid Moon Facts
Mass (kg) -
Radius (km) 170
Density (gm/cm3) -
Distance from Neptune (km) 5,513,400
Period of rotation (days) -
Period of orbit (days) 360.1362
Orbital velocity (km/sec) 1.12
Eccentricity of orbit 0.7512
Inclination of orbit (°) 27.6
surface gravity (m/sec2) 3.72
Escape velocity (km/sec) 0.0103
Visual albedo 0.14
Visual magnitude 18.7

This moon is too faint to be viewed in any amateur telescopes.

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