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Rings of Uranus - Wikipedia


The planet Uranus has a system of rings intermediate in complexity between the more extensive set around Saturn and the simpler systems around Jupiter and ...

Uranus - Rings | Planets - NASA Solar System Exploration


When two teams of scientists set up to watch Uranus pass in front of star SAO 158687 in ... a major discovery: Uranus, like Saturn, is encircled with a band of rings.

Uranus Rings - Universe Today


Dec 24, 2015 ... We're all familiar with the beautiful rings around Saturn. In fact, you can see them with any backyard telescope. But did you know that Uranus ...

Planet Uranus Has Rare Blue Ring - Space.com


Apr 6, 2006 ... The recently discovered outermost ring of gas giant Uranus is a bright blue, scientists said today. Saturn is the only other planet with an ...

How Many Rings Does Uranus Have? - Universe Today


Dec 24, 2015 ... The rings of Uranus were first discovered in 1977 by astronomers James Elliot, Edward Dunham and Douglas Mink. When he first discovered ...

Does Uranus have rings? | Cool Cosmos


Yes, Uranus has 9 brighter rings as well as several fainter rings. Some of the larger rings are surrounded by belts of fine dust. The outermost ring is made up of  ...

Yes, yes, rings around Uranus, haha - Bad Astronomy : Bad Astronomy


Aug 23, 2007 ... Earth passed through Uranus's ring plane in mid-August. Since the rings were only discovered in 1977, it's the first time this event has ever ...

Planetary Names: Ring and Ring Gap Nomenclature


Planetary Names: Ring and Ring Gap Nomenclature ... Divisions are the separations between named rings, and gaps are the spaces within ... Rings of Uranus ...

Uranus Moons and Rings - Windows to the Universe


May 5, 2003 ... Uranus has 27 fascinating moons and a complicated ring system. The ring is a completely different form of ring than the one around Saturn or ...

Uranus - Views of the Solar System


In 1977, the first nine rings of Uranus were discovered. During the Voyager encounters, these rings were ...