Mercury

The First Planet

Mercury

Mercury is a planet that can be seen without a telescope. Mercury has crater's because asteroids and comets crashing into Mercury. Because Mercury's crust is so hard a volcanic could not bust its way through Mercury's surface. Mercury's orbit is not a perfect circle it is actually egged shaped.

Mercury

Mercury is the first planet closest to the sun and it is the smallest planet in the solar system. During the day Mercury is very hot but it is very cold at night be on because the sun is not out the moon is out. One year on Mercury only last 88 days this is because its orbit is so close to the sun. Every ten to fifteen years you can see Mercury going over the surface of the sun. Mercury rotates real slowly around the sun. Mercury is a little bigger than Earth moon's. Mercury is a little like the Earth because it has a core, mantle, and crust and the core is giving it a magnetic field and 100 times stronger than Earth. The maximum temperature [465 degree's c] and [465 degree's f ] minimum temperature [184 degree's c] and [300 degree's f]. Mercury is a inner planet. Mercury has no moon's. Mercury is sometimes visible when the sun sets.Mercury is visible at that time for a period of time.

Mercury

Mercury

Mercury's orbit bring's it closer to the sun than other times while the other planet's are orbiting in different distance's from the sun.