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  1. Mercury By: Sarah Hallum

  2. Explication of Mercury • The temperature of Mercury is 90 kelvin to 700 kelvin(-297.67F- +800.33F)(F=Fahrenheit) • Mercury has 0 moons, that’s right zilch!

  3. Composure of Mercury • Mercury's composure is rocky. That’s why it is referred to as one of the rock planets.

  4. Positioning of Mercury • Mercury is .38 astronomical units away from the sun. That’s 57,910,000 km!!

  5. Rotations of Mercury • A days rotation is 59 Earth days. • A years rotation is 88 Earth days.

  6. Comparison to other planets • Earth- 12,742 km 12,742-4,880=7,862 km difference • Venus- 12,104 km 12,104-4,880=7,224 km difference • Mars- 6,779 km 6,779-4,880=1,899 km difference

  7. Interesting facts about mercury • Mercury planet is the closest to the sun. • No space craft has been to mercury

  8. Credits • http://nineplanets.org • http://space-facts.com/mercury/ • https://google.com • Planetary Science Resources Book