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 ...
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
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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
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 ... Divisions are the
separations between named rings, and gaps are the spaces within ... Rings of
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 ...
In 1977, the first nine rings of Uranus were discovered. During the Voyager
encounters, these rings were ...