What Planet Is Closest to the Sun?

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The closest planet to the sun is Mercury. It is the innermost planet in our solar system and has a diameter of 3030 miles. German scientist Johannes Hevelius (1611 - 1687) was among the first to observe a Mercurial transit and discovered the Mercurial phases.
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Mercury is the planet closest to the Sun.
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Saturn is slightly closer to Uranus than Neptune when considering their distance from the Sun. However, there are times when Neptune may be closer, because the planets are traveling
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Mercury is the closest planet to the sun. Its distance from the sun ranges
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The perihelion is the closest point in the orbit of a planet.
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Mercury is the closest planet to the sun in the solar system.To complete an orbit , it takes 88 days.It is also the fastest- moving planet compared to the other planets.
Mercury is the closest planet to the sun.It has a diameter of 3030 miles.
Mercury is the closest planet to the sun in the solar system. In order of their distances from the Sun, the eight planets are Mercuy, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune (nearest to farest)
Mercury is the planet that is closest to the sun. Since it's so close to the sun, it's a whopping 870 degrees Fahrenheit, or 465 degrees Celsius there.
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