More Space Facts by Anastasia 6JW🌗

1) One million Earths could fit inside the sun-and the sun is considered an average-size star.

2)For years it was believed that Earth was the only planet in our solar system with liquid water. More recently NASA revealed it’s strongest evidence yet that  there is intermittent running water on Mars,too!

3)Comets are leftovers from the creation of our solar system about 4.5 billion years old-they consist of sand ,ice and carbon dioxide.

4)You wouldn’t be able to walk on Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus or Neptune because they have no solid surface!

5)If you could fly a plane to Pluto the trip would take more than 800 years! By the time you got there you would be bones and ashes! WOW!!!

Space Facts by Anastasia 6JW

1)The sun makes up 99.86% of the solar system mass. 2)Mercury is named after the Roman messenger to the gods. 3)Venus spins in the opposite direction to most planets. 4)The Earth is 149,598,262km from the sun.5)Mars is home to Olympus Mons the solar systems tallest volcano.6)Jupiter is large enough for the Earth to fit inside 1,000 times.7)Saturn has the second largest moon in the solar system,Titan.8)Uranus is the coldest planet in the solar system.9)Neptune orbits the sun once every 165 years.10)70% of Earth is covered in water.