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 …
Pictured in natural color approaching equinox, photographed by Cassini in July 2008; the dot in the bottom left corner is Titan
Composite image comparing the sizes of Saturn and Earth
Methane bands circle Saturn. The moon Dione hangs below the rings to the right.
Saturn and rings as viewed by the Cassini spacecraft (28 October 2016)