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What are the gravity for Eris and Ceres?

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2009-02-11 22:23:56

The surface gravity on Eris is estimated at 0.8 m/s^2.

And Ceres is estimated at 0.27 m/s^2.

By comparison, surface gravity on Earth is 9.8 m/s^2.

So Eris is about 1/12th the surface gravity of Earth, and Ceres

is about 1/36th.

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