Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Transcript of PHOEBE
Phoebe is an irregular satellite of Saturn
It is made of 50% rock 50% ice
it has no air and no water
Phoebe's diameter is 220 km
DID YOU KNOW?
EARTH'S MOON IS 15X BIGGER THAN PHOEBE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Phoebe was a Titan & the goddess of brightness/ the moon
MOTHER: GAEA (Mother Earth)
HUSBAND: COEUS (also her brother)
CHILDREN: LETO & ASTERIA
GRANDCHILDREN: APOLLO & ARTEMIS
Her name means 'Bright Moon'
She did not participate in the Titanomachy & so was not imprisoned in Tartarus
Was discovered in 1898 by William Henry Pickering
It takes 18 months for Phoebe to orbit Saturn.
Phoebe is 9th largest of Saturn's 62 moons!
It orbits Saturn backwards!
SOME OF SATURN'S MOONS
Outermost of Saturn's known satellites
Phoebe is chemically similar to Pluto and Triton!
Phoebe got it's name from a greek goddess:
Phoebe is much darker than most of Saturn's
moons. It orbits Saturn nearly top to bottom
instead of around its equator.Scientists think phoebe
is a captured asteroid or comet.