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Gravity on Titan Titan is the largest moon of Saturn and the only moon in the solar system known to have a substantial atmosphere.

Find the acceleration due to gravity on Titan's surface, given that its mass is 1.35 X 10^23 kg and its radius is 2570 km.

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