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Prospero is an irregular moon of the planet Uranus.

HistoryEdit

Prospero was discovered on July 18, 1999 by Matthew Holman, John Kavelaars, Brett Gladman, Jean-Marc Petit, and Hans Scholl. It was discovered with Stephano and Setebos.

TriviaEdit

  • It is named after a sorcerer in William Shakespeare's "The Tempest."
  • Prospero is an irregular satellite because of it's retrograde orbit.
  • It's about 50 km in diameter.
Uranian Moons
Cordelia - Ophelia - Bianca - Cressida - Desdemona - Juliet - Portia - Rosalind - Cupid - Belinda - Perdita - Puck - Mab - Miranda - Ariel - Umbriel - Titania - Oberon Francisco - Caliban - Stephano - Trinculo - Sycorax - Margaret - Prospero - Setebos - Ferdinand