Mercury and Venus

  • James A. HallIII
Part of the Astronomers' Universe book series (ASTRONOM)


For a book about the moons of the Solar System, the two planets closest to the Sun are rather deflating. Mercury and Venus have no moons, but it could be asked why Mercury and Venus have no moons. This should be handled on a case-by-case basis.


Solar System Current Spin Binary Star Natural Satellite Distant Star 
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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • James A. HallIII
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  1. 1.Crystal RiverUSA

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