Solar System questions This is a list of recently added questions about Solar System. Play Solar System quiz and see all the questions. What is the largest moon of Uranus?Titania is the largest of the moons of Uranus and the eighth largest moon in the Solar System at a diameter of 1,578 kilometres. Discovered by William Herschel in 1787, Titania is named after the queen of the fairies in Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. Its orbit lies inside Uranus's magnetosphere.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 36% OberonOberon678UmbrielUmbriel735ArielAriel1175TitaniaTitania1497planets riddles » Where in the Solar System is the asteroid belt located?Between Mars and Jupiter. The asteroid belt is the circumstellar disc in the Solar System located roughly between the orbits of the planets Mars and Jupiter. It is occupied by numerous irregularly shaped bodies called asteroids or minor planets. There are hundreds of thousands of asteroids currently known, and the total number ranges in the millions or more, depending on the lower size cutoff.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 67% between Saturn and Uranusbetween Saturn and Uranus5between Saturn and Jupiterbetween Saturn and Jupiter6between Mars and Jupiterbetween Mars and Jupiter35between Neptune and Saturnbetween Neptune and Saturn6astronomy riddles » What comet is believed to be the originator of the Taurids meteor showers?2P/Encke) is a periodic comet that completes an orbit of the Sun once every 3.3 years (the shortest period of a reasonably bright comet). It is believed to be the originator of several related meteor showers known as the Taurids (which are encountered as the Northern and Southern Taurids across November, and the Beta Taurids in late June and early July).Created by: Ninjaihard 45% 3D/Biela3D/Biela81P/Halley1P/Halley232P/Encke2P/Encke5629P/Schwassmann–Wachmann29P/Schwassmann–Wachmann37comets riddles » What is the second brightest star in the night time sky, after Sirius?Canopus is the brightest star in the southern constellation of Carina, and the second brightest star in the night time sky, after Sirius. Its name is generally considered to originate from the mythological Canopus, who was a navigator for Menelaus, king of Sparta.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 18% ArcturusArcturus10CanopusCanopus15VegaVega48ProcyonProcyon8stars riddles » Which space probe is the farthest from Earth?Voyager 1 is a space probe launched by NASA on September 5, 1977 as a part of the Voyager program to study the outer Solar System. At a distance of 141 AU, approximately 13 billion miles (21 billion km), from the Sun, it is the farthest spacecraft and man-made object from Earth.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 39% Voyager 1Voyager 12486Voyager 2Voyager 21986Pioneer 10Pioneer 10913Pioneer 11Pioneer 11877universe riddles » When Was the Dwarf Planet Pluto Discovered?In 1930. Pluto was discovered by Clyde Tombaugh in 1930 and was originally considered to be the ninth planet from the Sun. In 2006, with the introduction of the new definition of the planet, the platoon lost the status of the planet and was considered a dwarf planet.Created by: Tschukahard 45% in 1800in 1800355in 1830in 18301808in 1900in 19001224in 1930in 19302875astronomy riddles » How many moons does Mars have? 2. Mars is the fourth planet from the sun. Mars has two Moons, Phobos and Deimos. They were both discovered in 1877, by Asaph Hall at the Naval Observatory in Washington DC. Created by: Tschukahard 52% 1131222215833485Mars has no moonsMars has no moons1187Mars riddles » How is the visible surface of the Sun called?Photosphere. The photosphere is a layer below which the Sun becomes opaque to visible light. It is tens to hundreds of kilometers thick, and is slightly less opaque than air on Earth. Because the upper part of the photosphere is cooler than the lower part, an image of the Sun appears brighter in the center than on the edge or limb of the solar disk, in a phenomenon known as limb darkening.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 32% chromospherechromosphere470coronacorona1114stratospherestratosphere342photospherephotosphere933Sun riddles » What is present in the center of Milky Way? A huge black hole. The Milky Way has the shape of a spiral and rotates around its center, with long curling arms surrounding a slightly bulging disk. At its center, surrounded by 200-400 billion stars and undetectable to the human eye and by direct measurements, lies a supermassive black hole called Sagittarius A*, or Sgr A* for short. Created by: Tschukaaverage 63% A huge black holeA huge black hole1403A great white dwarfA great white dwarf232Planetary systemPlanetary system269A large bunch of asteroidsA large bunch of asteroids320astronomy riddles » Which planet’s day lasts longer than its year?Venus year (the time it takes it to rotate around the Sun) is equal to 225 Earth days, and its day (the time it takes it to rotate on its axis) equals 243 Earth days. Created by: Tschukavery hard 36% VenusVenus468MercuryMercury270Jupiter Jupiter 223NeptunNeptun315time riddles » Play Solar System quiz and see all the questions.