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Dynamical History of the Uranian System

23 Jul 2020, 16:00 UTC
Dynamical History of the Uranian System
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Matija Ćuk et al 2020 Planet. Sci. J. 1 22
Simulations of the past tidal evolution of the Uranian system suggest that the most recent major mean–motion resonance between two large moons, Ariel and Umbriel, greatly influenced the system’s current confirguration.

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