Atlas the moon

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A moon of Saturn, named after Atlas the Titan.

Atlas was discovered by R. Terrile in 1980 from Voyager photos. It seems to be a shepherd satellite of the A ring.

  • Orbital radius: 137,670 km
  • diameter: 30 km (40 x 20)
  • mass: Unknown
  • Orbital period: 0.6019 days
  • Orbital inclination: 0°