by: Ms. Miekina
What is the length of a year?
One year on earth is 365 days.
What is the length of day?
One day on earth is 24 hours.
How many moons does the planet have?
We have 1 moon.
Does the planet have rings?
No we do not have any rings.
What is the average high and low temperatures?
Minimum -126 F
Maximum 136 F
Name at least 2 missions that explored the planet.
All missions to explore our planet can be included!
1. 1946 = V-2 test rocket obtained the first picture of earth from space.
2. 1958 = Explorer 1 discovered the Van Allen Belts surrounding the earth.
What is the mythology behind the name of the planet?
Earth is the German word for ground.