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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

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The solar system

The Solar System

By. Tommy Bell and Colton Reed


Mercury

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

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

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


The solar system

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

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

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


Uranus

Uranus


Neptune

Neptune


Pluto

Pluto


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