List of Saturn's moons

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The planet Saturn has 53 named moons, and another nine which are still being studied.[1] Many of the moons are very small: 33 are less than 10 km (6 mi) in diameter and 13 moons are less than 50 km (31 mi).[2] Many of the moons are named after Titans, giants, or minor Greek or Roman gods. Some of Saturn's moons are very large; the moon Titan is bigger than the planet Mercury.

This list of Saturn's moons is in order of how long they take to orbit or go around Saturn:

  1. Pan
  2. Daphnis
  3. Atlas
  4. Prometheus
  5. Pandora
  6. Epimetheus
  7. Janus
  8. Aegaeon
  9. Mimas
  10. Methone
  11. Anthe
  12. Pallene
  13. Enceladus
  14. Tethys
  15. Telesto
  16. Calypso
  17. Dione
  18. Helene
  19. Polydeuces
  20. Rhea
  21. Titan
  22. Hyperion
  23. Iapetus
  24. Kiviuq
  25. Ijiraq
  26. Phoebe
  27. Paaliaq
  28. Skathi
  29. Albiorix
  30. S/2007 S 2
  31. Bebhionn
  32. Erriapo
  33. Skoll
  34. Siarnaq
  35. Tarqeq
  36. S/2004 S 13
  37. Greip
  38. Hyrrokkin
  39. Jarnsaxa
  40. Tarvos
  41. Mundilfari
  42. S/2006 S 1
  43. S/2004 S 17
  44. Bergelmir
  45. Narvi
  46. Suttungr
  47. Hati
  48. S/2004 S 12
  49. Farbauti
  50. Thrymr
  51. Aegir
  52. S/2007 S 3
  53. Bestla
  54. S/2004 S 7
  55. S/2006 S 3
  56. Fenrir
  57. Surtur
  58. Kari
  59. Ymir
  60. Loge
  61. Fornjot

References[change | change source]

  1. "Saturn: Moons". Solar System Exploration: Planets. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. 2011. http://solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets/profile.cfm?Object=Saturn&Display=Moons. Retrieved 2011-04-21.
  2. "About Saturn & Its Moons". Cassini Solstice Mission. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. 2011. http://saturn.jpl.nasa.gov/science/moons/. Retrieved 2011-06-25.