By: Jacob Ball

facts about Neptune

Neptune is one of the 9 planets that make up our solor system. Neptune is 30 times farther from the sun than earth is. Some think neptune is made of water but it land.Neptune is the eighth and farthest planet from the Sun in the Solar System. It is the fourth-largest planet by diameter and the third-largest by mass. Among the gaseous planets in the solar system, Neptune is the most dense. Wikipedia

Radius: 15,299 miles (24,622 km)

Mass: 102.4E24 kg (17.15 Earth mass)

Surface area: 2.941 billion sq miles (7.618 billion km²)

Distance from Sun: 2,798,000,000 miles (4,503,000,000 km)

Neptunes moons

Moons: Triton, Nereid, Proteus, Larissa, Laomedeia, Galatea, Naiad, Thalassa, Despina, Sao, Neso,Psamathe, Halimede.