By Jere and Ethan

The characteristics of jupiter

jupiter is A large gas planet and its the biggest planet in our solar system. jupiter has a huge atmosphere and has no real surface.the core of jupiter is probably composed of liquid rock,at a temperature as high as 24,000k(43,000f). There storms on Jupiter,some known last hundreds of years,with winds up to 360kph.jupiter is the second brightest planet.

Jupiter compared to earth

Jupiters rotation period is .41 earth days, but its revolution period is 12 earth years.It is 15x heavier than earth and 11x it's size. Two dozen moons have been announced by astronauts .Jupiter's gravitational pull is 2.5x earths, it is really easy to get sucked in.