How many satellites are on uranus?
Uranus has 27 known moons, all of which are named after characters from Alexander Pope and William Shakespeare. They are divided into three groups with five major satellites, nine irregular and 13 inner moons.
Which planet's satellites include Puck Juliet Portia and Desdemona all characters in William Shakespeare's plays?
Since Uranus is a long distance from earth and the 10 smaller satellites are so small and dark, we weren't able to discover them until we sent a spacecraft close to Uranus. These satellites are not visible from earth. Uranus is very far away from the Sun and the Earth, and its satellites very small. When Voyager flew there it was much closer and it was easier to detect them. Space probes have proved that…