View Full Version : Charon might have moon(s)?

2012-Jul-27, 01:48 PM
Saw this @ Twitter about an hour ago:

NewHorizons2015 @NewHorizons2015

Could Pluto's moon Charon have moons? Orbital calculations reveal a stable zone around Charon, so it's possible. Stay tuned for 2015.

Wouldn't that be something! ^_^

2012-Jul-27, 09:40 PM
Certainly it is worth investigating. It's odd to think that a small body could orbit Charon without being disturbed by Pluto or the other small moons. How much longer do we have to wait? :D

2012-Jul-29, 03:42 AM
The answer may soon be on the Horizon. ;)