VACATION ON NEPTUNE!
Vacation on a new planet?
HOW DOES NEPTUNE COMPARE TO EARTH?
- Warm winter equipment ( boots, jacket, snow pants, etc )
- Tooth brush
- Hair brush
- Change of clothes ( how much depends on how long you stay )
- Video or board games for the flight
OXYGEN, FOOD, AND FRESH WATER WILL BE SUPPLIED BY NEPTUNE HOTELS.
Distance from sun : 4,503,000,000 km away from the sun. It is the 8th planet awy from the sun.
Length of rotation : For the planet to rotate once around the sun it takes 165 years!
Length of day : 16 hours and 6 minutes.
Length of year : 165 Earth years.
Number of moons : 13 moons.
What is the planet made of? : The atmosphere is made of hydrogen, helium and methane. The surface is made of water and liquid ammonia.
Who discovered Neptune : Johann Gottfried Galle and Heinrich Louis D'arrest discovered Neptune first.
How did Neptune get it's name? : The planet was named Neptune after the Roman god of the sea because of it's blue color, and because it's made of water.
How long would it take to get to Neptune? : 12 years.