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Saturn's moon Titan has a mass of 1.35 × 1023 kg and a radius of 2580 km.  What is the free-fall acceleration on Titan?

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The acceleration of free fall in Titan’s surface is,

 

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(6.67x10 N-m /kg2)(135x10"kg)
(2580 km 1km
(6.67x10 N-m /kg2)(135x10"kg)
(2.58x10 m)
=135m/s2
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(6.67x10 N-m /kg2)(135x10"kg) (2580 km 1km (6.67x10 N-m /kg2)(135x10"kg) (2.58x10 m) =135m/s2

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