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What planet is callisto from?

Callisto is jupiter moon so Callisto comes from Jupiter

What planet does Callisto orbit?

Callisto is a moon of Jupiter.

Callisto is the moon of what planet?

Callisto is one of the Galilean moons of Juipter

What planet does the moon Callisto belong to?

The moon Callisto was discovered in January of the year 1610. The moon belongs to the planet Jupiter.

Why isn't Callisto a planet?

First of all, Callisto is too small to become a planet, and secondly it rotates around another planet (Jupiter) not around the sun directly.

Which planet does Calllsto orbit?

Callisto is a moon of the planet Jupiter.

What are Ganymede and Callisto?

Orbiting planet Jupiter

What is calisto's location?

Callisto is a satellite of the planet Jupiter.

What color is Callisto?

Callisto is basically a grayish color but may have a little orange from the volcanic activity going on in its neighboring planet Io.

Is Callisto in the Ursa major?

The moon Callisto is never in Ursa Major because Ursa Major is not near the ecliptic - the plane of the planets' orbits. Callisto can be seen near Jupiter with binoculars.

What planet have moons ganymede europa Io and callisto?


What is the planet with the moons Ganymede Europa Io and Callisto?

It is Jupiter.

What planet is closest to Callisto in diameter?

Mercury is the closest in size.

What is the Diameter of callisto the moon?

Callisto is a moon of the planet Jupiter. It is the third largest moon in the Solar System and the second largest in the Jovian system, after Ganymede. Callisto has about 99% the diameter of the planet Mercury but only about a third of its mass. It's diameter is approximately 4820km - about a third of Earth. [See link for pictorial comparison]

What planet has the name of four planets that are called loeuropaganymedeand callisto?


What planet have the moons ganymede io callisto and europa moons?

It is Jupiter.

What is the planet with 4 moons named Callisto Io Europa and Ganymede?

It is Jupiter.

Does callisto have any moons or satillites?

Callisto is a moon, and moons do not have moons of their own. The gravitational influence of the planet would overwhelm any tendency of a moon to acquire its own moons.

What planet and moon has the most craters on it?

i don't now. Planet : Mercury. Moon : Callisto, a moon of Jupiter.

What is the THIRD largest moon in the solar system?

Callisto is a moon of the planet Jupiter, discovered in 1610 by Galileo Galilei. It is the third-largest moon in the Solar System and the second largest in the Jovian system, after Ganymede. Callisto has about 99% the diameter of the planet Mercury but only about a third of its mass

Ganymede is a moon name its planet what is special about it?

These large moons, named Io, Europa, Ganymede, and Callisto, are each ... system (larger than the planet Mercury).

What planet is the moon ganymede in?

Ganymede orbits the planet Jupiter. It is the largest of the four Galilean satellites first observed and noted by Galileo. The other three are Io, Europa, and Callisto.

Which planet has a moon the size of a planet?

It depends on which planet your referring too. If your referring to a smaller planet like Mercury that's easy, there is Titan and Callisto. If you are referring to a bigger planet such as Jupiter,which has the most moons orbiting around it in the Solar System, there are no known moons bigger than it.

What planet has four out of sixteen moons that are bigger than Pluto?

That would probably be Jupiter with Io, Europa, Ganymede, and Callisto

What is the largest planet among the satellites of Jupiter?

Jupiter has 60 satellites but its largest ones are io europa callisto and ganymede