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Elara
Elara
Satellite of Jupiter
Diameter unknown
Discovery date January 5, 1905
Discovered by C. D. Perrine

Elara is a prograde irregular satellite of Jupiter. It was discovered by Charles Dillon Perrine at Lick Observatory in 1905. It is the eighth-largest moon of Jupiter and is named after Elara, one of Zeus's lovers and the mother of the giant Tityos.