New Saturn moon discovered

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posted on Apr, 12 2003 @ 09:26 PM
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ASTRONOMERS atop Mauna Kea have discovered another tiny moon circling Saturn. The discovery made by Scott Sheppard and David Jewitt of the University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy and Jan Kleyna of Cambridge University brings the total number of known satellites orbiting the solar system's second-largest planet to 31.

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posted on Apr, 12 2003 @ 11:40 PM
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Cool! We saw Mauna Kea observatory (from a distance) when we visited Hawaii this summer. It's high enough above sea level that you CAn get altitude sickness.





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