What Is Uranus Made of?

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Uranus is the only planet in our solar system that was named after a figure in Greek mythology rather than Roman mythology. Discovered in 1781, Uranus, is made up of 85 percent hydrogen and 15 percent helium.
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Uranus is far from the sun, residing in the cold outer reaches of the solar system. It is a giant ball of gas, ice and liquid. According to Nasa.gov, scientists believe the surface
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Hydrogen, Helium And Methane.
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The planet Uranus is composed primarily of rock and various ices, with only about 15%
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83% hydrogen, 15% helium, 2% methane and small amounts of acetylene and other hydrocarbons. Click on link for details. Source(s): http://www.solarviews.com/eng/uranus.htm
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Uranus most likely has a rocky core. It has a top layer of liquid composed of hydrogen, helium and water with trace amounts of ammonia and methane. Uranus does not have a crust.
Jupiter is made up of many different ices. Water, ammonia and methane are the most common. The rest of Uranus is made up of a rocky material.
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