Planet-Saturn!!

I want to know the following about Saturn:

What colour can you see on Saturn?

What does Saturn's ring made of?

Who and when discovered Saturn?

What temperture is Saturn during day and night?

What is the weather like on Saturn?

Does Saturn have any moons? If yes, name and describe them.

IN ENGLISH PLZZZZZZZZZZZ!!!!!

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  • YS
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    1 decade ago
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    What colour can you see on Saturn?

    To the naked eye, Saturn looks like a bright orange star.

    What does Saturn's ring made of?

    Each ring is composed of small ice particles, mixed with dust and rock fragments.

    Who and when discovered Saturn?

    Saturn has been known since prehistoric times but Galileo Galilei was the first person to see Saturn with a telescope and discovered its rings in 1610,

    What temperature is Saturn during day and night?

    The mean temperature on Saturn is -140° C.

    (http://www.ask.com/web?q=Planet+Saturn+Temperature...

    What is the weather like on Saturn?

    Saturn is very, very cold.

    Saturn has very strong winds, running east and west. The strongest winds blow from the east at 500 meters a second near the equator. Wind speed gets smaller from north and south.

    (http://www.madsci.org/posts/archives/may97/8613822...

    Does Saturn have any moons? If yes, name and describe them.

    Saturn has 60 confirmed moons but only 18 of them are named. They are Pan, Atlas, Prometheus, Pandora, Epimethus, Janus, Mimas, Enceladus, Tethys, Telesto, Calypso, Dione, Helene, Rhea, Titan, Hyperion, Iapetus and Phoebe (listed according to their distance from the centre of the planet.)

    For details of these moons, please go to:

    http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/astronom...

  • 1 decade ago

    -- What does Saturn's ring made of?

    Saturn has a prominent system of rings, consisting mostly of ice particles with a smaller amount of rocky debris and dust.

    --Who and when discovered Saturn?

    This started because John Herschel—son of William Herschel, discoverer of Mimas and Enceladus—suggested doing so in his 1847 publication Results of Astronomical Observations made at the Cape of Good Hope,[49] because they were the sisters and brothers of Cronos (the Greek Saturn).

    --What temperture is Saturn during day and night?

    Whereas temperatures on Saturn are normally -185 °C (-301 °F), temperatures on the vortex often reach as high as -122 °C (-187.6 °F).

    --Does Saturn have any moons?

    Sixty known moons orbit the planet. Titan, Saturn's largest and the Solar System's second largest moon (after Ganymede),

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