What is the symbol for Uranus?

What is the symbol for Uranus?

Planet symbols

planet Mercury Uranus
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initial (IAU) Me U

What makes Titania unique?

– Titania has a nearly perfectly circular orbit Titania’s orbit has an eccentricity of only 0.0011, and is inclined relative to Uranus’s equator by only 0.340 degrees. The moon is also tidally locked to Uranus, meaning that its own rotation equals its orbital period.

What moon in our Solar System is named after a character in Shakespeare’s King Lear?

Titania is the largest moon of Uranus. It was named after the daughter of Lear in Shakespeare’s King Lear. Uranus also has 27 known moons, 25 of which were named after Shakespeare characters like Ophelia, Juliet, Desdemona and Puck.

What does Uranus mean spiritually?

The essence of Uranus is disruptive, erratic, and revolutionary, and the meaning of Uranus’ energy in your birth chart can tell you a whole lot about the things that bring you closer to your freedom, because it doesn’t get more rebellious than Uranus.

What is Umbriel named after?

Umbriel is named for a malevolent spirit in English poet Alexander Pope’s 18th century poem “Rape of the Lock.”

Why the moons of Uranus are peculiar?

Answer: The Uranian system has a unique configuration because its axis of rotation is tilted sideways, nearly into the plane of its solar orbit. Its north and south poles, therefore, lie where most other planets have their equators.

What are the Uranus moons named after?

To date 27 moons have been discovered around Uranus, those named after characters from Shakespeare include Titania (A Midsummer Night’s Dream), Oberon (A Midsummer Night’s Dream), Ariel (The Tempest), Miranda (The Tempest) and Puck (A Midsummer Night’s Dream).

How many known moons are there around Uranus?

27 moons
In 1999, another three moons were discovered: one was discovered while comparing images from Voyager 2 and two more were discovered by astronomers using the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope at Mauna Kea. As of 2014, 27 moons are known to orbit Uranus.