Solar system

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by deannconley
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Discipline:
Science
Subject:
Planets
Grade:
8

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Solar system

Solar System Project

Mercury

Venus

Earth

Earth only has 1 moon. The distance from the Sun is 67.2 miles. Earth is an inner planet.Interesting Facts: Earth is the only planet not named after a god. Of all the planets in our solar system, Earth has the greatest density.

The distance from the Sun is 35,980,000 miles.Mercury is an inner planet. Its takes Mercury 1407.5 hours to rotate on its axis.Interesting Facts: Mercury is the second densest planet. Also, only two spacecraft have ever visited Mercury.

it takes Venus 224.68 Earth days to revolve around the Sun. The diameter of Venus is 7,521 miles.. Temperature Range for Venus is 726K.Interesting Facts: A day on Venus lasts longer than a year. Venus is the second brightest object in the night sky

Mars

It takes Mars 24.6 hours to rotate on its axis. It takes 686.98 Earth days to revolve around the Sun. Mars's diameter is 4,222 miles. Interesting Facts: Only 18 missions to Mars have been successful. Mars takes its name from the Roman god of war.

The temperature range for Jupiter is 120 K (Cloud tops). Jupiter has 67 moons the top 4 are 1. Io 2. Europa 3. Ganymedem 4. Callisto. The distance from the Sun is 483.6 million miles.Interesting Facts: The Great Red Spot is a huge storm on Jupiter. The ancient Babylonians were the first to record their sightings of Jupiter

Jupiter

Saturn is an Outer planet. It takes Saturn 10.2 Earth hours to rotate on its axis. It takes Saturn 29.456 Earth years. Interesting Facts: Saturn is the flattest planet. Saturn has the most extensive rings in the solar system.

The distance from the Sun is 2,794.4 million miles. Neptune is an Outer planet. It takes 19.1 Earth hours.Interesting Facts: Neptune was not known to the ancients. Neptune is the smallest of the ice giants.

Uranus's diameter is 32,600 miles. The temperature range is 59 K. Uranus has 27 moons and the top 4 is named 1.Cordelia 2.Ophelia 3.Bianca 4. Cressida. Interesting Facts: Uranus was officially discovered by Sir William Herschel. Uranus’ moons are named after characters created by William Shakespeare and Alaxander Popeschel in 1781.

Saturn

Uranus

Neptune

The planet song

By: DeAnn Conley Mrs.Adkins 1st period


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