Mercury

Chantelle Coulter

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Period of the rotation in Earth days

58.65

Period of revolution in Earth years

87.97

Average distance from the sun

57,909,175km

Any Moons

Mercury has no moons

Temperatures

Range from 100 to 700 degrees

how far from the sun

Mercury is the closest to the sun

Mercury mad up of

Made out of a large percentage of heavier elements, mainly iron.

Facts

1) Mercury has almost no air.

2) Mercury is too little and has too little gravity to hold onto an atmosphere.

3) Mercury's crust is too thick and hard that no volcanic activity can go through the surface of the planet.

4) Mercury's core make up almost 75% of the planet.

5) Mercury is the smallest planet.

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