JUPITER VS SATURN - A COMPARISON

Jupiter

Saturn

More than 1300 Earths could fit inside Jupiter.

More than 700 Earths could fit inside Saturn.

Jupiter has the second highest number of known moons, 80.

Saturn has the highest number of known moons in the Solar System. There are 83 known moons of Saturn.

Jupiter is the third brightest object in the Earth's night sky. Saturn is the eighth brightest object in the Earth's night sky.

Jupiter is the largest planet in the Solar System. Diameter - 88,846 miles (142,984 kilometers)

Saturn is the second largest planet in the Solar System. Diameter - 72,367.4 (116,464 kilometers)

1 day on Jupiter -  9.93 hours 1 year on Jupiter -  11.86 Earth Years

1 day on Saturn - 10.7 hours 1 year on Saturn - 29 Earth years

Ganymede is the largest moon of Jupiter. It is also the largest moon in the Solar System.

Titan is the largest moon of Saturn. It is the second largest moon in the Solar System.

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