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Mercury (planet)

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Mercury is the smallest planet in the Solar System and the one closest to the Sun, with an orbital period of about 88 Earth days, which is much faster than any ...

What Is the Planet Mercury? | NASA

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Mercury is a planet in our solar system. It is the smallest of the eight planets. It is also the closest to the sun. Mercury goes around the sun the fastest of all the ...

Mercury Facts - Interesting Facts about Planet Mercury - Space Facts

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Mercury is the closest planet to the Sun and due to its proximity it is not easily seen except during twilight. For every two orbits of the Sun, Mercury completes ...

Mercury - Educational facts and history of the planet Mercury.

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Mercury is the closest planet to the Sun and the eighth largest. Mercury is slightly smaller in diameter than the moons Ganymede and Titan but more than twice ...

Mercury - The Planet Mercury - Mercury For Kids - Facts

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We have lots of information about the planet Mercury below that will help you with homework/project work and help you understand more about the planet.

The Planet Mercury - Universe Today

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Aug 5, 2015 ... Mercury is the closest planet to our Sun, the smallest of the eight planets, and one of the most extreme worlds in our Solar Systems. Named ...

Mercury - Astronomy For Kids - KidsAstronomy.com

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The planet Mercury is the closest of the planets to the Sun. Because this planet lies so close to the Sun, and as a result somewhat near to Earth, it is visible to ...

The Planet Mercury

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The planet Mercury is very difficult to study from the Earth because it is always so close to the Sun. Even at elongation, it is never more than 28 degrees from the ...

Mercury, Planet Mercury Information, Facts, News, Photos ... - Science

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Mercury's elliptical orbit takes the small planet as close as 29 million miles (47 million kilometers) and as far as 43 million miles (70 million kilometers) from the ...

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Nov 29, 2012 ... Ice has been found on Mercury! What's the climate like? What about the atmosphere itself? Could there be life? Learn more here! As excited as ...
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Mercury
The first planet from the Sun in the Earth's solar system. Evidence suggests that Mercury has been known since at least the time of the Sumerians in the third millennium BC.
Diameter: 4879 kilometers
Mass: 328.5E21 kilograms
Length of Day: 4222.6 hours
Length of Year: 88.0 days
Distance from the Sun: 57.9 million kilometers
Mean Temperature: 167°C (333°F)
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Mercury - Overview | Planets - NASA Solar System Exploration

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Mercury's eccentric orbit takes the small planet as close as 47 million km (29 million miles) and as far as 70 million km (43 million miles) from the sun. If one ...

Mercury Facts: Interesting Facts about the Planet Mercury

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Mercury Facts. Mercury is the closest planet to the Sun and is also the smallest of the eight planets in our solar system. For every 2 orbits of the Sun, which takes ...

Planet Mercury: Facts About the Planet Closest to the Sun - Space.com

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Nov 4, 2014 ... Mercury is the smallest planet in our solar system and is known for its short years, long days, extreme temperatures and weird sunsets.