Jovian Moon - Pasiphae
For futher details see Himalia
Details for Pasiphae at 00:00UT 21th March 2004
SATELLITE PHYSICAL PROPERTIES:
Radius (km) = 18 Density (g cm^-3) =
Mass (10^20 kg ) = Geometric Albedo =
V(1,0) = +10.33
SATELLITE ORBITAL DATA:
Semi-major axis, a (km) = 23500 (10^3) Orbital period = 735 d (retro)
Eccentricity, e = 0.378 Rotational period =
Inclination, i (deg) = 148
RA 11 02 54.6372 DEC +08 51 09.385
The three images are spread across 45 minutes. Digital sky survey image below that.
I am not convinced, but I'm sure there is something there. Th bright star on the right is TYC 847-1152-1 or SAO 118624 if you like.
STOP PRESS - I've had it confirmed by Peter from Hamburg using Guide that this is Pasiphae!
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