Structure and Behavior of NEPTUNE. http://planetfacts.org/planet-neptune-facts/. Neptune is the 8th planet from the sun in our solar system. . http://universe-beauty.com/ger/galerie/suche/(keyword )/solar+system. Neptune is the 4 th largest planet in our Solar System.
Neptune is the 8th planet from the sun in our solar system.
Neptune is the 4th largest planet
in our Solar System
Neptune's blue color is caused by the methane (CH4) in its atmosphere; this molecule absorbs red light.
Great Dark Spot kilometers.
Neptune has five rings: Galle, Le Verrier, Lassell, Arago, and Adams.
The rings are composed of at least 20% dust with some of the rings containing as much as 70% dust; the rest of the material comprising the rings is small rocks.
The planet is named after the Roman God of Sea, Neptune.http://white-tigress-12158.deviantart.com/art/Neptune-with-Rings-176579207
2. Neptune is categorized as “ICE GIANT” like Uranus. The
interior is primarily composed of ice & rock.
3. Neptune is one of the coldest planets because of it’s distance from the sun.
4. Only the spacecraft Voyager 2 has ever visited Neptune – it flew by the planet in August 25, 1989.