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How many Earths can fit into Jupiter?

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According to NASA, about 1000 Earths can fit inside Jupiter. The massive fifth planet is large enough to hold all the planets in the solar system easily.

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How many Earths can fit into Jupiter?
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Jupiter is home to the Great Red Spot, which itself is about three times larger than Earth. Mostly made of helium and hydrogen, Jupiter is considered to be a gas giant, and it is five times further from the sun than Earth. Due to Jupiter's speedy rotation, a typical day on the planet only lasts about 10 hours, and it takes 12 years for this planet to make a complete orbit around the sun.

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