Psamathe is moon of Neptune.


  • Psamathe is so far away from Neptune that it takes 26 earth years for it to complete one orbit.
  • Like all of Neptune's irregular moons, it is named after a Nereid.
  • Psamathe may be a fragment of a larger moon that was destroyed.
  • Scott Sheppard, David Jewitt and Jan Kleyna all helped discover the small, distant moon.
  • It was discovered on August 29th, 2003.
  • Psamathe shares a similar orbit to Neso.

Neptunian Moons
Naiad Thalassa Despina Galatea Larissa S/ 2004 N1

Proteus Triton Nereid Halimede Sao Laomedeia Psamathe Neso

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