Verify that Mimas is outside of the Roche limit for a body consisting of particles that are touching. Density of Mimas = 1.20 g/cm3 ; density of Saturn = 0.690 g/cm3 .
The answer is: Mimas is outside of the Roche limit because a > r R ... View the full answer
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