Astronomy lesson # 1
Sturn is he sixth planet from the sun, as well as the second largest planet. It was named after the roman god of generation, dissolution, plenty, wealth, agriculture, periodical renewal, liberation and time. The core of this planet is beilieved to be iron, nickle, and rock. Saturn is a known as a "gas planet" and has a radius nine times that of earth and hasa 95 times larger volume. Saturn' famous ring sactally 9 rings. These rings are mostly made out of ice, but partily out of rock debrie and dust. This planet has 62 moons, only 9 of which remain unamed. Titan is Saturn's largest moon and is the Solar System's second largest moon. It is even larger than Mercury and is the only moon in the Solar System to have a substantial atmosphere. A few oher fats abo this planet are, that oneyear on Saturn is about 30 years on earth, The day Saturday is amed after this planet, and Saturn is the ruling planet of Aquarius.