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Triton
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Planet of Origin

Neptune

Discoverer

William Lassell

Date of Discovery

October 10, 1846

Surface Color

Grey

Alternate Names

Neptune I

Triton, also known as Neptune I, is the biggest natural satellite of the outer planet, Neptune. It is the seventh-largest moon in the Solar System. It has a retrograde orbit. Triton was discovered on October 10, 1846 by the astronomer William Lassell.

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Surface Features[]

The surface of Triton is slightly smooth, with some craters located through this Neptunian object.

Past[]

Triton was a Dwarf Planet but it was Neptune captured Triton.

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