10 Facts About Jupiter
- Jupiter is the 4th brightest object in the solar system.
- The first recorded sighting of Jupiter were by the ancient Babylonians.
- The largest moon of Jupiter is the Ganymede moon, it is also the largest moon in our solar system
- Jupiter doesn't experience seasons because the axis is only tilted by 3.13 degrees.
- It takes 11.8 Earth years for Jupiter to orbit the sun.
- Jupiter's magnetic field is around 14 times stronger than Earth's.
- 3 Earths could fit in the hurricane on Jupiter.
- Jupiter's interior is made of rock, metal, and hydrogen compounds.
- Jupiter turns on it's axis once every 9 hours and 55 minutes
- Jupiter has a thin ring system.