Mercury

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.

History

Mercury was named after a fast god.

Bibliography

1.Google

2.Mercury [book]

3. Space Facts [website]

4.Space school [video website]