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Saturn's Moons

Saturn has 62 known moons as of April 2009, the largest of which is Titan. Other major moons include Enceladus, Iapetus, and Mimas, the so-called “Death Star moon.”

Resources

Saturn's Moons February 19, 2016

Saturn's rings

Saturn February 10, 2016

Radio Programs

Moon and Saturn Dusting a distant moon December 8, 2018

Moon and Saturn Cold rains on a chilly world November 10, 2018

Moon and Saturn A giant bubble around a giant planet October 14, 2018

Moon and Saturn Chipping off new moons August 20, 2018

Moon and Saturn Saturn catches a moon March 10, 2018

Water Worlds III Forming an impressive water fountain January 17, 2018

Exploring Saturn Getting to know a giant planet September 13, 2017

Moon and Saturn Cracking the ice on a frozen moon August 2, 2017

Moon and Saturn A moon with a two-faced appearance May 12, 2017

Last Visit A final visit to a big moon April 20, 2017

Moon and Planets Rafting on a distant moon November 1, 2016

Moon and Companions Adding up the moons September 8, 2016

Moon and Companions A little moon with big appeal August 12, 2016

Moon and Saturn Looking through the smog July 15, 2016

Saturn Opposition III Figuring out the age of Saturn’s rings June 3, 2016

Last Visit A final visit to an icy moon December 19, 2015

Cassini at Enceladus Hot water on an icy moon October 26, 2015

Moon and Saturn Sharing space around Saturn September 17, 2015

Cassini at Dione A final look at a two-faced moon August 16, 2015

Saturn at Opposition II Possible habitats on distant moons May 18, 2015

Moon and Saturn Swimming through a “death star” March 10, 2015

Moon and Saturn Filling up a giant gas station January 14, 2015

Huygens Parachuting through alien skies January 13, 2015

Featured Images

Hubble Space Telescope image of Saturn and several of its moons

Just Spinning Along September 16, 2018

Cassini view of Titan lakes, clouds

Cold Moon May 30, 2018

Fountains from Enceladus

Cold fountains January 17, 2018

Enceladus sets behind Saturn

Saying Goodbye September 15, 2017

Cassini view of Saturn's moon Tethys against the planet's clouds and rings

Death Star Moon August 2, 2017

The moon Daphnis stirs up Saturn's rings