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(Pyke)
Pyke as seen from orbit.
Moon of Wot
Orbital Characteristics
Semi-major axis 143 104 000 m [Note 1]
Apoapsis 163 138 560 m [Note 1]
Periapsis 123 069 440 m [Note 1]
Orbital eccentricity 0.14
Orbital inclination 186 °
Argument of periapsis 20 °
Longitude of the ascending node 70 °
Mean anomaly 40 rad (at 0s UT)
Sidereal orbital period 636 812 s
29 d 2 h 53 m 32.1 s
Synodic orbital period 639410.9 s
Orbital Velocity 1 226 to 1 626 m/s
Longest Time Eclipsed 10441 s
Physical Characteristics
Equatorial radius 229 820 m
Equatorial Circumference 1 444 002 m
Surface area 6.6372092×1011 m2
Mass 8.5398675×1019 kg
Standard gravitational parameter 5.6995759×109 m3/s2
Density 1 679.5737 kg/m3
Surface gravity 0.108 m/s2 (0.011 g)
Escape velocity 222.71 m/s
Sidereal rotation period 259 550.00 s
12 d 0 h 5 m 50 s
Sidereal rotational velocity 5.5635 m/s
Synchronous orbit 1 904.74 km
Sphere of influence 1 887 434.0 m[Note 1]
Atmospheric Characteristics
Atmosphere present × No
Scientific multiplier
Surface 1
Near space 1
Outer space 1

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 The distances are given from the bodies center not surface (unlike ingame)

Pyke is a moon of Wot.

In-Game Description

We still don't know why this little moon travels backward.

Kerbal Astronomical Society

Biomes

Pyke has a total of 3 biomes.

Biome list

Pyke Biome Map

Pyke biome map

  • Rocklands
  • Mesas
  • Craters

Reference Frames

Warp Minimum Altitude
Any
5× 30 000 m
10× 30 000 m
50× 60 000 m
100× 100 000 m
1 000× 300 000 m
10 000× 600 000 m
100 000× 800 000 m

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