The Stars || News || About Stars | Nearest Stars | Big Stars | Special Stars | Exoplanets | Prototype Stars || Constellations || Galaxies || Planets | Moons | Solar System || Convert Values || Stellar Records || Imprint & Privacy

         

Anzeige


Saturn

A gaseous giant standing out by its distinctive ring system. The rings of Saturn once have been moons and asteroids which got disrupted by the gravitation of the planet.

Distance from the Sun: 9.35 AU
Mass: 95.16 * Earth
Diameter: 8.96 * Earth (120 536 km)
Surface temperature: 97 kelvin
Orbit period: 29.5 years = 10759 days
Moons: >60

Back: List of the Planets | Continue: Uranus
    Saturn
Photo: Esa

    Astronomical articles released under Creative Commons: Imprint & Privacy
This site in German: Sterne und Planeten


Anzeige

Astronomy: Stars & Planets | © Jumk.de Webprojects

Images of Chemical Elements