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JUPITER
General
Description
Atmosphere and Planetary Composition Great Red Spot Belts and Zones Jupiter's Rings Jupiter's Moons Statistics Activities, Web Links

Statistics on Jupiter


Statistics on Jupiter
Distance from Sun 5.203 AU
480,000,000 miles
778,330,000 km
Diameter 88,700 miles
142,800 km
Mass 1.9 x 1027 kg
About 318 times the mass of the Earth
Number of Moons 16
1 Jovian Day
(Period of Rotation)
9.8 Earth hours
0.40 Earth days
1 Jovian Year
(Period of Revolution Around the Sun)
11.86 Earth years
Escape Velocity 59,500 m/sec
Mean Surface Temperature

-244 °F
-153 °C
120 K

Albedo
(reflectivity)
0.44
Density 1,314 kg per m3
Oblique Axis
(Tilt of the Axis)
3.08°
Orbital Inclination 1.3°
Orbital Eccentricity
(Deviation from circular)
0.048
Perihelion
(Closest to sun)
740,900,000 km
Aphelion
(Farthest from sun)
815,700,000 km




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