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Caliban
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Photo of the satellite Caliban of the planet Uranus
Caliban   Uranus XVI (S/1997 U1)

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Mean distance from the planet Uranus 7.231.000 km
Orbital period around the planet Uranus (sideric) (reciprocal) - 579,73 d
Mean orbital velocity 1,05 km/s
Orbital inclination 140,88 °
Eccentricity of the orbit around the planet Uranus 0,1587
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Discovered by Brett James Gladman, Philip D. Nicholson, Joseph A. Burns, John J. Kavelaars 1997
Mass 7,4 × 1017 kg
Equatorial radius 49 km
Mean density 1,5 g/cm³
Albedo 0,07
Apparent magnitude + 22,4 mvis
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Caliban is the grotesque, brutish slave owned by Prospero in "The Tempest" from William Shakespeare.

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