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### The Solar System

By. Tommy Bell and Colton Reed

Mercury

- Is the closet planet to the sun
- Its orbit takes 88 days and is the shortest of all the planets
- It is 57900000 km from the sun
- The diameter of Mercury is 4879 km
- It has no satellites around it
- Its surface temperature ranges from -173 to 427 Celsius
- The dominant atmospheric gas is helium
- The surface gravity is 0.38
- Mercury’s mass is 0.06
- Mercury is cover in craters
- Mercury was once volcanic
- Its atmosphere is very thin

Venus

- The diameter is 12,104 km
- Venus has no satellites
- Its surface temperature is 464 Celsius
- Its orbit is 225 days
- Is 10820000 km from the sun
- Its atmosphere is mainly made of carbon dioxide
- Venus’s surface gravity is 0.91
- Its mass is .82
- Venus diameter is .95
- Venus’s distance from the sun is 0.72 Au’s
- Rotates ate 35 kilometers per hour
- Venus has similar size, density, and mass as earth

Earth

- Its theThirdplanet from sun
- Orbit period is 365.24 days
- It completes a rotation in 23 hours and 56 minutes.
- Life is possible because it is warm enough for water to exist in liquid form
- Earth is 149,600,000 kilometers from the sun
- 12,756 kilometers in diameter.
- We have one satellite, our moon.
- -13 to 37 degrees Celsius
- The dominant atmospheric gases are nitrogen and oxygen.
- Mass of 1.00
- Surface gravity is one
- Only known planet to have life

Mars

- It is the fourth closest planet to the sun.
- Mars is 22,790,000 kilometers from the sun
- Mars is 6,794 kilometers in diameter
- It has an orbit period of 687 days.
- Rotates once every 24 hours and 37 minutes.
- Has two satellites revolving around it
- Has a surface temperature of -127 to 37 degrees celsius
- Carbon Dioxide is the dominant atmospheric gas.
- Has a mass 0.11
- Has a surface gravity of 0.38
- Mars is made up largely of iron ore.
- Orbits at a speed of 24.1

Jupiter

- Largest planet in milky way galaxy
- it is the 5th closest to the sun
- First of the outer planets
- Diameter of 142,984 kilometers
- Orbits the sun in 11.9 earth years
- Has the shortest day length of any planet in milky way: 9 hours and 50 minutes.
- Has 16 satellites.
- Hydrogen and Helium are the dominant atmospheric gases.
- -153 degrees celsius
- Jupiter is 778,300,000 kilometers away from the sun
- Has a mass of 317.8
- Jupiters surface gravity is 2.53

Saturn

- 6th closest planet to the sun
- Has a diameter of 120,536 kilometers.
- Saturn Orbits the sun every 29.5 years
- Rotates rapidly at 10 hours 30 minutes.
- 18 satellites orbit saturn.
- Surface temperature of -185 degrees celsius
- Hydrogen and Helium make up the atmospheres gases.
- Over Half a billion kilometers away from jupiter
- It has several rings surrounding it
- Least dense planet in the solar system
- Has a surface gravity of 1.07

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