Mercury Elizabeth Silberman
Mercury is the smallest planet in the solar system and the closest planet to the sun.
Mercury has the smallest tilt. The Romans named the planet after the Roman god mercurius. Mercury can be seen in the southern hemisphier in a fully dark sky.
Mercury is the similer appearance to the moon. People used to belive that mercury was two sceperated objects.
The English name comes from romens one visiabel only at sunrise. Mercury is one of the four terrestnial planets in the solor system .