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Saturn is mostly made up of gas. Saturn is called a gas giant because it is made of gas. it is made of Hydrogen and Helium.

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3 Saturn is mostly made up of gas. Saturn is called a gas giant because it is made of gas. it is made of Hydrogen and Helium.

4 The temperature range is between -308 degrees and -128 degrees. The diameter is 74,897 miles, also the circumference of Saturn is 235,298 miles.

5 Saturn has 62 moons. Saturn’s biggest moon’s name is Titan. It is bigger than Earth! Only 52 of the moons have received names. Saturn is 885,900,000 miles from the sun.

6 It takes Saturn 11 hours to rotate on its axis.11 hours is Saturn’s day or Saturn’s rotation.

7 It takes Saturn 29.1 years to revolve around the sun. Saturn is named after a Roman god. Saturn got its name because it moves slowly across the sky and it is also named after Jupiter’s grandfather.

8 Saturn is the 6 th planet from the sun. This cold planet makes one rotation on its axis in just 10 hours! Saturn is a gas giant it is mostly made hydrogen and helium.

9 Bibliography and Webliography Erickson, Kristen. "Solar System Exploration." NASA. April 9, NASA. 14 April, Cain, Fraser. "Saturn." Universe Today April, "Saturn." Planets for Kids April,


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