what is the period of rotation in earth days
It takes Mercury about 59 Earth days to spin once on its axis (the rotation period)
what is the average distance from the sun
35.98 million mi
what is the period of revolution in Earth years
what is mercury made up off
iron core is about the size of the moon
what is the temperature on mercury
- 275 °F (- 170°C)+ 840 °F (- 450°C)
what is location in relation to the sun
5 interesting facts about Mercury
It is the closest planet to the sun.
For every two orbit of the sun Mercury completes three rotation.
A year on Mercury its 88 days.
Mercury has the highest orbital eccentricity .
Mercury is nearly tidally locked to the sun and over time.
MERCURY (Hg) on a Speaker (Viewer Request 4)
MERCURY vs SALT - Defies ALL LOGIC
how many moon does mercury has