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Charon is a moon of Pluto.

It was the only moon in orbit around Pluto before Nix and Hydra were discovered in 2006. Charon and Pluto orbit a common barycenter outside the surface of Pluto; this causes many astronomers to categorize the two as a Double planet (or even double dwarf planet).

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