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Planets

Solar Syatem

Planets are made up of mostly the same things as stars and moons, and with millions upon billions of them, (we believe) it really is mind boggling to try and understand how many planets there are in the universe. Up until

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Mercury

Mercury is a planet in the solar system and is the closest planet to the sun. The distance from the sun to mercury is over 9 million miles. Mercury is the smallest planet in the solar system. Mercury is one

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Venus

Venus is a planet in the solar system and is the 2nd closest planet to the sun. The distance from the sun to Venus is over 67 million miles. Venus is the 6th largest planet in the solar system, which

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Earth

Earth

Earth as you know is our very own planet, and is the only known planet currently that supports life. Earth is a planet in the solar system and is the 3rd closest planet to the sun. The distance from the

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Mars

Mars is a planet in the solar system and is the 4th closest planet to the sun. The distance from the sun to Mars is over 141 million miles. Mars is the 7th largest planet in the solar system, which makes

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Jupiter

Jupiter is a planet in the solar system and is the 5th closest planet to the sun. The distance from the sun to Jupiter is over 483 million miles. Jupiter is the largest planet in the solar system. Jupiter is

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Saturn

Saturn is a planet in the solar system and is the 6th closest planet to the sun. The distance from the sun to Saturn is over 885 million miles. Saturn is one of the four planets in the solar system

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Uranus

Uranus is a planet in the solar system and is the 7th closest planet to the sun. The distance from the Sun to Uranus is over 1,780 million miles. Uranus is one of the four planets in the solar system

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Neptune

Neptune is a planet in the solar system and is the 8th closest planet to the Sun, which actually makes the planet the furthest planet from the sun. The distance from the sun to Neptune is over 2,795 million miles. Neptune

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Dwarf Planets

Dwarf planets are what you think they are. They are small rocky body’s that orbit the Sun in our solar system. There are 5 officially recognised dwarf planets in the solar system. Dwarf planets are the same as normal planets, just smaller. There are

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