Methone

Methone

Natural satellite

  • Photos
  • Radius
    1. 45 km
  • Gravity
    0. 00023 m/s²
  • Orbital period
    24 hours
  • Discovered
    June 1, 2004
  • Density
    310 kg/m³
  • Did you know
    Methone is a tiny 1-mile (1. 6-kilometer) mean radius moon that orbits between Mimas and Enceladus at a radius of 120,546 miles (194,000 kilometers) from Saturn.
Methone Profiles
  • About

    Methone is a very small natural satellite of Saturn orbiting between the orbits of Mimas and Enceladus. It was discovered in 2004, and in 2012 was imaged more closely by the Cassini orbiter probe.

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