Orbital Characteristics of Jupiter

Elementos orbitales

Perihelio: 740,573,600 km, 4.950429 AE
Afelio: 816,520,800 km, 5.458104 AE
Semieje mayor: 778,547,200 km, 5.204267 AE
Excentricidad: 0.048775
Período orbital sideral: 4331.572 dias, 11.85920 años
Período orbital sinódico: 398.88 dias, 1.092 años
Velocidad orbital media: 13.07 km/s
Anomalía media: 18.818°
Inclinación: 1.305°
Longitud del nodo ascendente: 100.492°
Argumento del perihelio: 275.066°

Satélites: 63

Physical Characteristics of Jupiter

Características físicas

Radio ecuatorial: 71,492 ± 4 km (11.209 x Tierra)
Achatamiento: 0.06487 ± 0.00015
Área de superficie: 6.21796×1010 km2 (121.9 x Tierra)
Volumen: 1.43128×1015 km3 (1321.3 x Tierra)
Masa: 1.8986×1027 kg (317.8 x Tierra)
Densidad: 1.326 g/cm3
Gravedad: 24.79 m/s2
Velocidad de escape: 59.5 km/s
Sidereal rotation period: 9.925 h Earth days, Earth hours
Inclinación axial: 3.13°
Albedo: 0.52
Temperatura media superficial: 125 K, -148 °C, -234 °F
Magnitud aparente: -1.6 to -2.94
Diámetro angular: 29.8" — 50.1"

The Atmosphere of Jupiter

La Atmósfera

  • 89.8 ± 2.0% Hydrogen (H2)
  • 10.2 ± 2.0% Helium
  • ca. 0.3% Methane (CH4)
  • ca. 0.026% Ammonia (NH3)
  • ca. 0.003% Hydrogen deuteride (HD)
  • 0.0006% Ethane (C2H6)
  • 0.0004% Water (H2O)

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