Naiad is a small moon of Neptune.


  • Naiad is the closest moon to Neptune, hovering 23,500 km over its clouds.
  • It was discovered by Voyager 2 in 1989.
  • It is named after the child of Nereus and Doris, and it is the attendant of the god Neptune.</span>
  • It takes 7 hours and 6 minutes for Naiad to orbit Neptune.
  • It is slowly coming towards the planet, and it will eventually crash into it or create a ring.

Neptunian Moons
Naiad Thalassa Despina Galatea Larissa S/ 2004 N1

Proteus Triton Nereid Halimede Sao Laomedeia Psamathe Neso