Splendid Saturn

By: Palitha Reddy

Saturn Info

  • Gas giant that's made up of mostly hydrogen and helium.
  • Least dense and is the only one less dense than water
  • Spins faster than any other planet except Jupiter
  • Completes a rotation every 10 1/2 hours
  • Magnetic field about 578 times more powerful than Earth
  • Makes a full rotation around the sun every 29 years
  • Can't support life
  • Doesn't have a solid surface
  • Roman name for Cronus, the lord of Titans in Greek mythology

Saturns Rings

  • Dust and particles
  • Rings are from a moon that broke and started to orbit around Saturn
  • Rings around Saturn aren't very bright
  • Uranaus Neptune, and Jupiter have rings
  • Neptune, Uranaus, and Jupiter have very black, dark rings so that means the rings are very old
  • Made up of ice, rock, and dust
  • About 30 rings
The Planet Saturn

Saturns Moons

  • Has at least 62 moons
  • Most moons are named after Titans
  • Titan is slightly larger than Mercury
  • Titan is the 2nd largest moon in the solar system
  • Really weird and different feautures
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Intresting Facts

  • Pioneer 11 in 1979
  • Saturday was named after Saturn
  • Rings are the only ones that can be seen from a telescope on Earth
  • Float in water because it's made up of mostly gases
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