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SATURN

Classification: Gas Giant

Length of Year: 29.5 Earth Years

Length of Day: 10 hours, 14 minutes

Diameter: 120,536 km (9.4x Earth's)

Mass: 8.686e25 kg (95 X Earth's )

Moons: 61

Gravity: 0.91 x Earth

Atmosphere: 75% Hydrogen, 25 % Helium, Trace amounts of Methane and Water Ice

Saturn is the sixth Planet from the Sun. It is the second largest planet in our solar system. It known mostly for its massive rings that orbit around it. The rings are made mostly of ice, dust and rock in varying sizes. Some as small as dust particles and some larger than houses. Saturn is also the least dense of the planets. It would float on water.