What Is Mars Position in the Solar System?


Mars is the fourth planet from the Sun and the seventh largest of all the other planets. It is a terrestrial planet and its surface features impact craters of the Moon, volcanoes, valleys, deserts, and polar ice caps similar to those of the Earth.
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