Mercury

Extreme temperatures makes life interesting

Diameter:

4,878 km (3,031 mi)

Distance from Sun:

70 million km (43.5 million mi)

Length of Day:

59 Earth days

Length of Year:

87.97 Earth days

Moons and Rings:

none

Why Should we Live There?

  1. There is not any weather, so no storms.
  2. The sun appears 2.5 times larger.
Double sunset on Mercury