FANDOM


Xōchipilli
Xochipilli
Other Names: 1989 QZ11, Ceres I
Astronomical Information
Type: Asteroid moon
System: Sol
Parent: Ceres (artificial)
Orbital Information
Orbital Period: 9.07 hours
Semimajor Axis: 1,191 km
Periapsis: 1,168 km
Apoapsis: 1,215 km
Incilnation:
Eccentricity: 0.02
Physical Information
Radius: 1.63 km
Gravity: 789 µg
Rotational Period: Synchronous
Axial Tilt: 44°
Age: 4.571 billion years
Average Temperature: -149.2 °C
Exploration Information
Discovered: 1989
Exploration: - 2087 (UNSS-Roman, first manned mission)
- 2098-2103 (moved into Ceres orbit)
Colonization: - 2109 (Mining)
Species: Humans
Population: Variable (<100)

Xōchipilli is a former asteroid that was artificially placed into an orbit around Ceres, becoming its moon.

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.