How Long Is a Day on Mars?

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A planet's day is the time it takes the planet to rotate or spin once on its axis. Mars rotates at almost the same speed as the Earth so a day on Mars is about as long as a day on Earth. A day on Mars is 24.62 hours long while a day on Earth is 23.934 hours long.
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A day on Mars is very close to a day on Earth. There are 24 hours, 39 minutes and 35 seconds in a day on Mars. A Mars year is 687 Earth days!
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