492-11 - (atmospheres) >1000 1.0 Average surface...

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ES 492 Lecture Notes 11: Jupiter Property Jupiter Earth Avg. distance from sun (AU) 5.20 1.00 Avg. orbital speed (km/s) 13.72 29.79 Orbital eccentricity 0.0498 0.017 Period for revolution (years) 12 1.0 Period for rotation (days) 0.408 1.0 Orbital inclination (degrees) 1.308 0.0 Axial obliquity/tilt (degrees) 3 23.45 Escape velocity (km/s) 59.5 11.2 Number of moons 63 (4 large) 1 Ring System Yes (I thin ring) No Property Jupiter Earth Radius (km) 71,492 (equator) 6,378 Mass (kg) 1.900 x 10 27 5.974 x 10 24 Bulk Density (g/cm 3 ) 1.33 5.515 Volume (km 3 ) 14,313 x 10 11 10.86 x 10 11 Albedo (%) 52 39 Atmosphere H 2 (89.8%), He (10.2%) CH 4 (0.3%); NH 3 (0.02%) N 2 , O 2 , Ar Surface Gravity (Earth = 1) 2.64 1.0 Surface Pressure
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Unformatted text preview: (atmospheres) >1000 1.0 Average surface temp (C) Cloud tops: -145 Solid interior: 24,000? 9 Surface material gas mixed rocks, water, soil CALLISTO GANYMEDE EUROPA IO Diameter (km) 4821 5262 3122 3643 Mass (1021kg) 107.6 148.2 48.0 89.3 Density (kg/m3) 1830 1940 3010 3530 Gravity (m/s2) 1.24 1.43 1.31 1.80 Escape Velocity (km/s) 2.4 2.7 2.0 2.6 Rotation Period (hours) 400.5 171.7 85.2 42.5 Orbital Distance (103 km) 1883 1070 671 422 Orbital Period (days) 16.7 7.2 3.6 1.8 Orbital Velocity (km/s) 8.2 10.9 13.7 17.3 Orbital Inclination (degrees) 0.51 0.21 0.47 0.04 Orbital Eccentricity 0.007 0.0015 0.0101 0.004 Mean Temperature (C)-155 -160 -170 -155...
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