How Many Rings Does Uranus Have?


As of 2008, the total number of rings circling Uranus is 13. The rings of Uranus were first discovered in 1977 by astronomers James Elliot, Edward Dunham and Douglas Mink. He first discovered Uranus 200 years before William Herschel reported seeing rings around Uranus, but his telescope probably wasn’t powerful enough to reveal them.
2 Additional Answers Answer for: how many rings does uranus have
Uranus has 9 brighter rings as well as several fainter ones.
All of the giant planets in our solar system have rings: Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune.
Uranus has complicated planetary ring system which was the second such system discovered after Saturn.Thirteen rings are presently known.In that the brightest ring being the epsilon ring.
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