Lets know about the Natural Satellites

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NATURAL SATELLITES:

         what is the natural satellite? A natural object or a small planet that rotates the larger planet. this larger planet also has known mother planet. for an example, our earth is a mother planet and its satellite is the moon. Normally these natural satellites created by the mother planet.
HOW THEY CREATED:
                  Accidentally a planet or a meteoroid that hits the mother planet and the dust and waste parts created by this collision these things around the mother by that’s gravitational field. more than millions of years causes the dust and waste to combine and become a small planet(satellite). This theory believed by most of the astronomers.
NO.OF SATELLITES:
                          The number of satellites depends on the mass of the planet. venus has 79 natural satellites and Saturn has 62 satellites. Smaller planets like Mercury and Venus don’t have the satellites.
SOME LARGEST SATELLITES:
NATURAL SATELLITE
DIAMETER (KM)
MOTHER PLANET
GANYMEDE
5620
JUPITER
TITAN
5150
SATURN
CALISTO
4820
JUPITER
LO
3640
JUPITER
MOON
3480
EARTH
                      

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