Galatea is a moon of Neptune.


  • It is irregularly shaped.
  • It is named after a sea nymph that attended to Poseidon.
  • Galatea orbits Neptune every 10 hours 18 minutes.
  • Galatea's gravity causes a disturbance in Neptune's ring system.

Neptunian Moons
Naiad Thalassa Despina Galatea Larissa S/ 2004 N1

Proteus Triton Nereid Halimede Sao Laomedeia Psamathe Neso