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Uranus Moon: Portia!

An image of Uranus's moons Portia, Cressida and Ophelia taken by Voyager 2 in 1986.


Discovered through the analysis of Voyager 2 photographs in 1986, Portia is the seventh known satellite of Uranus and was named after rich heiress in Shakespeare's play Merchant of Venice. Portia's orbital period is 12 hr and 19 min.


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