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Ananke
Satellite of Jupiter
Diameter unknown
Discovery date September 28, 1951
Discovered by Seth Barnes Nicholson
Ananke is a retrograde irregular moon of Jupiter. It was discovered by Seth Barnes Nicholson at Mount Wilson Observatory in 1951 and is named after the mythological Ananke, the personification of Necessity, and the mother of the Moirai by Zeus.