Mars is the 4th planet from the sun.it is named for the Roman God of War.In many ways,
Mars is like Earth. Mars is dry,with no large or visable bodies of water at all.The mean distant of Mars from the sun is about 140 million miles (225 million kilometers).Mars completes its orbit around the sun in 687 of our days.
Roman God of War
Mars was named for the Roman God of Wars.In early roman times he was a god of agriculture. Mars was the father of Romulus,the founder of the Roman nation.Mar was represented as an armed warrior.Mars,the roman god of war,featured all the stories,myths and legends in Roman mythology.