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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saturn

Saturn is the sixth planet from the Sun and the second-largest in the Solar System, after Jupiter. It is a gas giant with an average radius about nine times that of Earth. It has only one-eighth the average density of Earth, but with its larger volume Saturn is over 95 times more massive. Saturn is named after the Roman god of ...

www.universetoday.com/24100/surface-of-saturn

Jan 23, 2009 ... Saturn is a ball made up almost entirely of hydrogen and helium. The density and temperature changes the deeper into the planet you go, but Saturn can't be said to have a solid surface. If you tried to walk on the surface of Saturn, you would fall into the planet, suffering higher temperatures and pressures ...

planetfacts.org/surface-of-saturn

Surface of Saturn. What makes Saturn huge is its atmosphere. Although it has a surface, it is not as solid as other planets. Saturn's surface is so dense that the gravity on it is particularly very weak and is only 91% compared to that of Earth's. It will not allow anyone to take a stroll on the planet. The pressure is very high that ...

www.space.com/18472-what-is-saturn-made-of.html

Nov 14, 2012 ... Unlike the rocky terrestrial planets, gas giants such as Saturn lack the layered crust-mantle-core structure, because they formed differently from their rocky siblings. Saturn's surface. Saturn is classified as a gas giant because it is almost completely made of gas. Its atmosphere bleeds into its "surface" with ...

www.space.com/48-saturn-the-solar-systems-major-ring-bearer.html

Nov 8, 2017 ... This hydrogen and helium becomes gaseous near the planet's surface and merges with its atmosphere. Internal structure: Saturn seems to have a core between about 10 to 20 times as massive as Earth. Orbit & rotation. Average distance from the sun: 885,904,700 miles (1,426,725,400 km). By comparison: ...

solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets/saturn

The second largest planet in our solar system, adorned with thousands of beautiful ringlets, Saturn is unique among the planets. It is not the only planet to have rings -- made of chunks of ice and rock -- but none are as spectacular or as complicated as Saturn's. Like fellow gas giant Jupiter, Saturn is a massive ball of mostly ...

spaceplace.nasa.gov/review/dr-marc-solar-system/gas-giants.html

At their cores, Jupiter and Saturn are much hotter than the surface of the Sun! Strange things happen to matter under these extraordinary temperatures and pressures. Hydrogen, along with helium, is the main ingredient of Jupiter's and Saturn's atmospheres. Deep in their atmospheres, the hydrogen turns into a liquid.

www.ducksters.com/science/saturn.php

Saturn is the second largest planet in the solar system after Jupiter. It is only slightly smaller than Jupiter in diameter, but is much smaller in mass. Saturn is made up of mostly hydrogen with some helium. The surface of Saturn is gaseous, but as you go deeper the hydrogen becomes liquid and then becomes metal. Saturn's ...

solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets/saturn/indepth

As a gas giant, Saturn doesn't have a true surface. The planet is mostly swirling gases and liquids. While a spacecraft would have nowhere to land on Saturn, it wouldn't be able to fly through unscathed either. The extreme pressures and temperatures deep inside the planet would crush, melt and vaporize a metal spacecraft ...