How many moons does each planet have?   name of the moons

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No one knows.  New moons are discovered around the outer planets with fair regularity, the most recent of which was a fourth moon of Pluto's  Please note that there have also been new planets discovered recently (reclassified as dwarf planets) some of which also have moons.

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Seems like this would be an easy question for you to find the answer yourself. In fact, if you had typed your question into the search box on the eNotes home page, you would have been directed to a page on eNotes titled "Space--How Many Moons Does Each Planet Have"? I have typed some of that info for you here. If you want to know the names we have given to each of the many moons, then click on the link in the Sources section and check out that page.

Mercury--0 moons

Venus--0 moons

Earth--1 moon

Mars--2 moons

Jupiter--16 moons     

Saturn--18 moons

Uranus--15 moons

Neptune--8 moons

Pluto--1 moon

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