Pandora

   Pandora was the first woman, bestowed upon humankind by Zeus as a punishment for Prometheus' theft of fire. Entrusted with a box containing all the ills that could plague people, she opened it out of curiosity and thereby released all the evils of human life; wife of Epimetheus.

   Pandora is the fourth of Saturn's known satellites.

        orbit:    141,700 km from Saturn
        diameter: 84 km
        mass:     2.2 x 10^17 kg

   Discovered by Collins and others in 1980 from Voyager photos.