Juliet was named after the tragic heroine in Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet. It is the sixth known satellite of Uranus, and it was discovered by Voyager 2.
Discovered by Voyager 2
Date of discovery 1986
Mass (kg) ?
Equatorial radius (km) 42
Equatorial radius (Earth = 1) 6.5851e-03
Mean density (gm/cm^3) ?
Mean distance from Uranus (km) 64,360
Rotational period (days) ?
Orbital period (days) 0.493066
Mean orbital velocity (km/sec) 9.50
Orbital eccentricity 0.001
Orbital inclination (degrees) 0.06
Visual geometric albedo 0.07
Magnitude (Vo) 21.5
Uranus Desdemona Portia
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