Mercury, The Planetary Oven. By: Megan Bain-Henri and Clare Wattam. Its Time Frame Is Different From Earth. Did you know… The length of a mercurian year is 87.97 earth days. Technical Information. Mercury’s length of orbit is 107 000 miles (171 200 km) and takes 58.646 earth days.
By: Megan Bain-Henri and Clare Wattam
Although most people have never seen it…
A long time ago, people thought that it was two different planets. In the morning, people called it Apollo. In the evening, people called it Hermes. When it was established that it was one planet, it was called Woden, which is where we get the word, Wednesday.
: Saskatchewan Science 6
; Canada : Pearson, 2009
: Mars And The Inner Planets
; U.S.A : Gregory Vogt, 1982.