By: Kayla Thompson
Inside of Mercury
Mercury has a huge iron core. Mercury contains a core surrounded by a mantle and a crust.
Orbiting the Sun
Mercury orbits the sun faster than any other planet does.The time it takes for a planet to orbit the sun is called a year. It takes Mercury 88 Earth days to orbit the sun.
Mercury and the Moon
Mercury is about the same size as earth's moon. The surface of Mercury is very similar to our moon's surface. Mercury is a little bigger than Earth's moon.
Mercury was named after a fast god.
People discovered Mercury about 5,000 years ago. Mercury is named after a God.
N.A.S.A. discovered Mercury almost 10 years ago.
Mercury has been visited by just two spacecraft
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