It's a short day on Saturn

March 26, 2015 7:32 AM

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It's a short day on Saturn

Paris: A day on Saturn is 10 hours, 32 minutes and 45 seconds long, said a study Wednesday that further demystifies the ringed gas giant.

Saturn's rotation period had long left scientists scratching their heads -- the sixth-furthest planet from our sun has no solid object on its surface to allow easy observation of the speed at which it spins.

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