What Is Mercury Atmosphere Made of?

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Mercury looks like a hot rock ball. It has a very thin atmosphere made out of sodium, oxygen, helium, potassium and hydrogen. The atmosphere is so thin that it cannot evenly distribute the heat so there is no constant temperature on Mercury at any given time.
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42% Molecular oxygen. 29.0% sodium. 22.0% hydrogen. 6.0% helium. 0.5% potassium. Trace amounts of argon, nitrogen, carbon dioxide, water vapor, xenon, krypton, & neon.
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Mercury doesn't have much of an atmosphere. However, there are small traces of elements which may have come from solar winds. Due to the lack of atmosphere, Mercury experiences very
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Significance NASA researchers working with radio telescopes found definitive evidence in 2007 that Mercury has at least a partially molten core. Astronomers had been working to figure
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Jupiter's moon Io does not have an atmosphere. The only known moon to have an atmosphere is Saturn's moon Titan, which has a nitrogen-based atmosphere.
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The atmosphere of Mercury consists of small amounts of helium, hydrogen, oxygen and sodium. It is very thin.
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