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Why saturn have rings?

March 6, 2022

There are two main theories about the origin of Saturn’s rings.1) A satellite of Saturn’s orbit shrinks and eventually reaches the Roche limit, causing Saturn’s tidal force to scatter and orbit Saturn’s. The gravitational pull of the planet facing the moon facing it is greater than the gravity on the opposite side, causing the moon…


September 1, 2021

The intermittent long eclipses observed while observing the star J1407 astonished astronomers that at first it was thought to be a planet, but when closely observed, the data obtained suggest that it was orbiting like Saturn. This is the first time we know of a planet with rings like Saturn.With a total diameter of about…