The Saturn

The most important facts and figures about the planet Saturn

Profile: The Saturn

planet typegas Planet
Number of moons62
numberingSixth planet in the solar system
Distance to the sunabout 1,500,000,000 km
Orbital period around the sun29 years, 166 days
Transit Timeabout 80min
Distance to earthabout 1,400,000,000 km
planetary ringsYes
neighboring planetJupiter and Uranus
scope378,675 km
diameter116,464 km
radius58,232 km
total area42,700,000,000 km²
Dimensions5,685 · 10 ^ 26 kg
Mass (i.V. to earth)95
volume8,271 · 10 ^ 14 km³
Volume (i.V. to the earth)764
Olderabout 4.5 billion years
axis tilt26,73°
rotation speed?
direction of rotationrechtläufig
web speed9.6 km / s
gravitation10.44 m / s²
Duration of Day (sidereal day)10h 39m
Temperatures at the surface?
Average surface temperature:-140 ° C
Temperature in the coreabout + 11,000 ° C
Spährische albedo0,3
Geometric albedo0,5
the atmosphereHydrogen (96%), helium (3%)
Most common elementshydrogen