Wern Central

Saturn's Rings

Published on Sep 17, 2014

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Source: nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov

As you can see most pictures shows Saturn’s ring as shown above, but do you know that the actual size of the rings is bigger? Lets take a look on another detailed picture.

Source: www.newscientist.com

So as you can see, there is a faint ring that actually extends outward till 302,500km. That’s about the same distance of The Earth’s and The Moon’s average distance!