Major Planets of the Solar System ( (table))
Major Planets of the Solar System
|Major Planets of the Solar System|
|Planet||Distance from the sun(AU)||Period of revolution||Period of rotation||Mass(earth=1)||Diameter(earth=1)||Number of confirmed satellites|
|Mercury||0.39||88 days||59 days||0.06||0.38||0|
|Venus||0.72||225 days||243 days||0.82||0.95||0|
|Earth||1||365 days||24 hours||1||1||1|
|Mars||1.52||687 days||25 hours||0.11||0.53||2|
|Jupiter||5.20||12 years||10 hours||317.89||11.19||63|
|Saturn||9.54||29 years||10 hours||95.15||9.44||61|
|Uranus||19.2||84 years||18 hours||14.54||4.10||27|
|Neptune||30.06||165 years||18 hours||17.23||3.88||14|
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