The Sun

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by ryder23
Last updated 6 years ago

Discipline:
Science
Subject:
Astronomy
Grade:
3

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The Sun

The sun makes up 99.86 percent of the mass of the entire solar system.

The Sun

The sun is about 333,000 times the mass of Earth.

The sun is a star

The picture above shows what solar flares look like, and the picture at the right show how they are made.

The Sun is 27,000,000 degrees fahrenheit.

The Ancient Greeks called the sun Helios.

Do you know what that black spot on the sun is called? Well, that is called a sunspot. It is colder than the sun.

At about 865,000 miles the sun's diameter is about 110 times wider than earth's.


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