tanesha c carliyah s keriah t
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Neptune

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 13

Neptune - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 187 Views
  • Uploaded on

Tanesha C., Carliyah S., & Keriah T. Neptune. Neptune’s Size. Neptune\'s diameter is about 30,200 miles, which is almost 4 times the Earth\'s diameter. The planet was named after the Roman sea God. Neptune’s Description. Neptune is a sea blue color due to the methane gas in its atmosphere.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Neptune' - lotte


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
neptune s size
Neptune’s Size

Neptune\'s diameter is about 30,200 miles, which is almost 4 times the Earth\'s diameter. The planet was named after the Roman sea God.

neptune s description
Neptune’s Description
  • Neptune is a sea blue color due to the methane gas in its atmosphere.
  • Neptune once had a great dark spot similar to Jupiter.
  • Neptune is 30 times farther from the sun as is the Earth.
  • It goes around the sun once every 165 Earth Years.
neptune s moon
Neptune’s Moon
  • Neptune has 13 moons, the largest of which is named Triton.
  • The other moons are:
slide7

The orbital speed of Neptune is 5.4 km/second.

  • The main axis of Neptune\'s magnetic field is "tipped over" by about 47 degrees compared with the planet\'s rotation axis
neptune rings
Neptune Rings

Neptune has 5 known rings.

  • Halle
  • Le Verrier
  • Lassell
  • Arago
  • Adams
slide9

The magnetic field of Neptune is about 27 times more powerful than that of Earth.

  • Neptune\'s winds are three times stronger than Jupiter\'s and nine times stronger than Earth\'s.
slide10

In 1989, Voyager 2 tracked a large, oval, dark storm in Neptune\'s southern hemisphere.

  • This hurricane-like Great Dark Spot was observed to be large enough to contain the entire Earth.
slide11
Quiz

What is the name of the spot that was found on Neptune?

How many times more powerful is the magnetic field on Neptune than Earth?

How many rings do Neptune have?

What color is Neptune?

How many moons do Neptune have?

http://science.nationalgeographic.com/science/space/solar-system/neptune-article/

http://www.planetfacts.net/Neptune-Facts.html

http://planetfacts.org/planet-neptune-facts/

answer key
Answer Key
  • Great Dark Spot
  • 27 times
  • 5
  • Blue
  • 13

http://science.nationalgeographic.com/science/space/solar-system/neptune-article/

http://www.planetfacts.net/Neptune-Facts.html

http://planetfacts.org/planet-neptune-facts/

ad