The gas planet Saturn is smaller than Jupiter. Of the six planets, that can be seen with the naked eye, it is the farthest from the sun, ranging from 9 to 10 astronomical units.
This gas giant is composed of 96% hydrogen, 3.5% helium, methane and ammonia; it has a firm stone core.
In 2008 it was possible to see the rings for a short period of time, but it will not be visible again until 2025. Then you will be able to see the profile. One of the 62 known moons is Titan, that has a diameter of 5,250 KM which is larger that that of the Earth’s moon and of Mercury.
The Romans considered Saturn, together with his daughter Cerce as the gods of agriculture. In December, the Romans celebrated the Saturnalia. Also, Saturday is named after Saturn.