The first planet ever


THE FIRST PLANET
THE LONGEST LIST OF THE LONGEST STUFF AT THE LONGEST DOMAIN NAME AT LONG LAST

What is the first planet?

We all know that the first planet in our solar system is Mercury so we thought we'd present you with some fun facts.

  • Mercury is one of five planets that were known in ancient times.

  • Ancient Greeks believed Mercury to be two different stars and in the morning they called it Apollo and in the evening Mercury was called Hermes.

  • Mariner 10 visited Mercury in 1974.

  • Mercury is 57,910,000 km from the sun and 91,690,000 km from Earth.

  • One day on Mercury equals 58.65 days on Earth.

  • One year on Mercury equals 87.97 Earth days.

  • The diameter of Mercury is 4,878 km.

  • Mercury has no satellites.

  • Temperatures on Mercury range from -173 C to 427 C.

  • A 200 pound man, or woman, would weight just 76 pounds on Mercury.


Mercury


The first planet ever

The first planet ever

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