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Helene

(həlēn`, hĕl`ənə), in astronomy, one of the named moons, or natural satellites, of SaturnSaturn,
in astronomy, 6th planet from the sun. Astronomical and Physical Characteristics of Saturn

Saturn's orbit lies between those of Jupiter and Uranus; its mean distance from the sun is c.886 million mi (1.
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. Also known as Saturn XII (or S12), Helene is an irregularly shaped (nonspherical) body measuring about 22 mi (36 km) by 20 mi (32 km) by 18 mi (30 km); it orbits Saturn at a mean distance of 234,500 mi (377,400 km) and has an orbital period of 2.7369 earth days—the rotational period is unknown but is assumed to be the same as the orbital period. It was discovered by French astronomers P. Laques and J. Lecacheaux in 1980 during ground-based observations of Saturn. Another moon, DioneDione
, in astronomy, one of the named moons, or natural satellites, of Saturn. Also known as Saturn IV (or S4), Dione is 695 mi (1,120 km) in diameter, orbits Saturn at a mean distance of 234,500 mi (377,400 km), and has an orbital period of 2.
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, is co-orbital with Helene; that is, Helene orbits Saturn at the same distance as Dione but precedes Dione by about 60°. Before the present name was adopted, the moon was referred to as "Dione-B" and "Electra."

Helene

(he-lee -nee) A small irregularly shaped satellite of Saturn, discovered in 1980. Helene is a coorbital satellite with Dione. See Table 2, backmatter.
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And Helene Donnelly, who worked as an A&E nurse at the hospital, said major changes are needed in the way checks by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) are carried out.
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