There is a built-in minilua a Saturn ring. What is known about her?

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The Saturn minilua was named in honor of the mother Peggy researcher Carl Murray, as was discovered on April 15, 2013, mother birthday the day of his wife.

Peggy measures less than 5km from one end to another.

The research team believes that it was created after a collision that raised a cloud of dust and ice.

Peggy, Saturn's minilua

Before even being discovered, the Cassini spacecraft sent by NASA, the European Space Agency and the Italian Space Agency has already indicated changes in one of the rings of Saturn a year earlier.

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The Saturn minilua was named in honor of the mother Peggy researcher Carl Murray, as was discovered on April 15, 2013, mother birthday the day of his wife.

Peggy measures less than 5km from one end to another.

The research team believes that it was created after a collision that raised a cloud of dust and ice.

Peggy, Saturn's minilua

Before even being discovered, the Cassini spacecraft sent by NASA, the European Space Agency and the Italian Space Agency has already indicated changes in one of the rings of Saturn a year earlier.

space planet saturn 0117 400x800

Peggy minilua was discovered by accident, as researchers sought information for a larger and more visible moon in another ring of the planet, called Prometheus.

Peggy currently evolving process and its orbit has changed over time.

The process gives rise to objects like minilua can help understand how the Solar System was created or even how they are formed new worlds.

Even with its recognized existence, Peggy could not be spotted by researchers and therefore there is no image minilua.

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