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Planet Song for Kids/Solar System Song for Children/Mars Song for Kids
Our Solar System's Planets: Mars - In 4K Resolution

What is the period of rotation in earth ?

To most people the period of rotation of the earth is 24 hours, but the actual value is 23 hours 56 minutes and 4 seconds.

What is the average distance from the sun?

About 150 million kilometers

What is the period of revolution in earth years?


What is mars made up off?

The dust that covers the surface of Mars is fine like talcum powder. Beneath the layer of dust, the Martian crust consists mostly of volcanic basalt rock. The soil of Mars also holds nutrients such as sodium, potassium, chloride and magnesium.

What are the temperatures on mars?

In winter, near the poles temperatures can get down to minus 195 degrees F (minus 125 degrees C). A summer day on Mars may get up to 70 degrees F (20 degrees C) near the equator, but at night the temperature can plummet to about minus 100 degrees F(minus 73 C).

What is the location in relation to the sun?

Figure 6h-3 shows a side view of the Earth in its orbit about the Sun on four important dates: June solstice, September equinox, December solstice, and March equinox.

At least 5 other interesting facts about your planet.

1.Mars is the fourth planet from the Sun.

2.Named after the Roman god of war, and often described as the “Red Planet” due to its reddish appearance.

3. Mars is a terrestrial planet with a thin atmosphere composed primarily of carbon dioxide.

4.Martian surface gravity is only 37% of the Earth’s (meaning you could leap nearly three times higher on Mars).

5.Despite having formed over billions of years, evidence from volcanic lava flows is so recent many scientists believe it could still be active.