PLUTO

FAR BUT BEAUTIFUL

PLUTO FACTS

1. Size of planet: The size of Pluto is 1,184 km!

2. Distance from sun: The distance from the sun and Pluto is estimated to be 7.5 billion km!

3. Length of rotation: Pluto's rotation takes 248 years !

4. Length of a day: 1 day on Pluto last 6.39 earth days!

5. Length of year: Each year on Pluto takes 247.7 years!

6. Number of moons: Pluto has 5 known moons Charon, Hydra, Nix, Styx, Kerberos!

7. What is the planet made of..: Pluto is made of frozen nitrogen ice and a rocky core!

8. Who discovered it: Pluto was a very far away planet that's why it was discovered in 1933 by Clyde Tombaugh!

9. How did it get its name: Pluto is the only world named by an 11 year old girl, Venetia Burney of Oxford, England who suggested to her grandfather that it gets it name from

the Roman God of the Underworld!

10. How long would it take to get to the planet: ti would take an estimated 9.5 years so you better be patient!

Thanks for listening to the facts about Pluto !

Difference between Pluto and Earth

1. The diameter Pluto is 18% of Earth's diameter

2. Earth's atmosphere is a mixture of nitrogen oxygen and 1% of other gases well Pluto does not have an atmosphere only when it gets closer to the sun the frozen ice vaporizes and creates a temporary atmosphere.

3. Pluto has 5 moons because the farther you get away from the sun the more moons the planet has so the Earth is the 3 planet from the sun so that's why our has only 1 known moon.

Travel Essentials

1. construction boots with cleats on the bottom for grip

2. warm thick clothes

3. lots of water

4. oxygen tanks

5. first aid kit

6. rock climbing gear