Mercury The very first

mercury photos

the diameter of mercury is 3,032 square kilometers large

mercury rounding the sun

the period or rotation of mercury is 59 earth days while the revolution around the sun is 88 earth days.

surface of mercury

the temperature of mercury is 755 Celsius while at night it is -288 before dawn .

four interesting facts-

mercury (the smallest one)

1: It is the first planet and smallest in the solar system

2: for it to orbit it takes 88 earth days

view of mercury around the sun

3: got it's samples from a probe called Mariner 10

mariner 10

4: takes 176 earth days for the sun to come up.


Created with images by NASA Goddard Photo and Video - "Watch Mercury Spin on its Axis [hd video]" • tonynetone - "asteroids circling planet mercury" • edhiker - "A Rare Transit of Mercury - Mercury on Sun" • NASA Goddard Photo and Video - "NASA Captures First Color Image of Mercury from Orbit" • skeeze - "montage planets jupiter" • NASA Goddard Photo and Video - "NASA Finds Super-Hot Planet with Unique Comet-Like Tail" • cliff1066™ - "Spacecraft, Mariner 10, Flight Spare"

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