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Sir John Frederick William Herschel (1792—1871) mathematician and astronomer



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One of the major satellites of Saturn, with a radius of 198.8 km; mass 0.375 × 1020 kg; mean density 1140 kg/m3; visual albedo 0.5. It was discovered in 1789 by Sir William Herschel.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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