Results for: Phobos

In Human Anatomy and Physiology

What color is Phobos?

The color of Phobos is only based on telescopic images of it. Tomost, it appears to be a reddish-tan color.
In Astronomy

What is the size of Phobos?

Phobos is one of the two moons of the planet Mars. It has thedimensions 27 x 22 x 17 km.
In Planet Mars

What is phobos?

phobos is one of the moons of mars it is also the closest to mars it is 6000 km away and it can de seen from hubble a big telescope that can see as far as Pluto but it can not (MORE)
In Planet Mars

What is the meaning of Phobos?

The moons of Mars are named after the mythological sons of Mars and Venus (or rather Ares and Aphrodite): Phobos, which means fear , and Deimos, which means terror.
In Astronomy

What was Phobos named after?

Phobos and Deimos were Greek gods, the sons of Ares and Aphrodite; Mars is (after all) the Roman name for Ares. Phobos literally means fear (same root as the word 'phobia') an (MORE)
In Gravity

Does Phobos have gravity?

Yes, all objects have gravity. Phobos is not very large, so its gravity isn't as strong as we have here on Earth.
In Planet Mars

What is the shape of Phobos?

The best description I can think of is potato shaped. As a picture is worth a thousand words, see related link for a pictorial
In Planetary Science

What is Phobos climate?

Phobos is a moon of the planet Mars. It is too small to have an atmosphere so it has no climate.
In Planetary Science

About Phobos and Deimos?

Yes you could but you would need to take a lot of supplies because it would take ages to get there. .
In Space Travel and Exploration

Where is Phobos?

Phobos is one of the two natural satellites of Mars. It orbits that planet every 7 hours 39 minutes , at an average distance of about 9,380 km (5,830 miles).