Saturn is the Roman god of agriculture. The associated Greek god, Cronus, was the son of Uranus and Gaia and the father of Zeus (Jupiter). Saturn has a prominent ring system that consists of nine continuous main rings and three discontinuous arcs.
62 moons are known to orbit Saturn. Most interesting are the three moon pairs Mimas-Tethys, Enceladus-Dione and Titan-Hyperion that interact gravitationally. Titan, Saturn's largest moon is larger than the planet Mercury.
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