Flashcards in Saturn Deck (16):
What is the gap located in between Saturn's rings called?
The Cassini Division
Saturn takes approximately how many Earth years to make one revolution around the Sun?
Which ice-covered Saturn moon has geysers of water ice at its south pole?
Which planet is the only planet in our solar system that is less dense than water?
Saturn is made of mostly what gas?
Saturn's rings are composed of what?
Saturn's rings reflect what percentage of the sunlight that falls on them?
Saturn's Largest Moon is
Which planet can be considered the “flattest” planet in the solar system due to density and rotation?
How many ring groups does Saturn have?
How many MAIN rings does Saturn have?
True of False: Saturn was the most distant of the five Planets visible to the ancients in the early 1600's.
____ is an energy source for Saturn.
The equatorial winds on Saturn are _________ and _________ compared to those on Jupiter.
What are Saturn's two largest moons called?
Titan and Rhea