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Planet information at a glance
    Things to keep in mind:
  • 1 A.U. is the distance from the Earth to the Sun, or 93 million miles ( 149.6 million km )
  • Planets have elliptical orbits, and distances given are the average distance from the sun.
  • Measurements given in earth terms. If read "days" or "years," earth days and earth years are implied
Subject A.U. from the sun Planet Year Diameter Satellites/Moons
Sun 0 AU ... 1,391,000 10+ planets
Mercury ~0.39 AU 87.96 days 3,032mi
4,878km
0
Venus ~0.723 AU 224.68 days 7,521mi
12,104km
0
Earth ~1 AU 365.25 days 7,926mi
12,756km
1
Mars ~1.524 AU 686.98 days 4,222mi
6,787km
2
Jupiter ~5.203 AU 11.862 years 88,729mi
142,796km
18+
Saturn ~9.539 AU 29.456 years 74,600mi
120,660km
18+
Uranus ~19.18 AU 84.07 years 32,600mi
51,118km
15
Neptune ~30.06 AU 164.81 years 30,200mi
48,600km
2
Pluto ~39.53 AU 247.7 years 1,413mi
2,274km
3
2003 UB313 ~60+A.U. 560 years 2400km 1
K.B.O.s ~35+A.U. 285-560 years ~1000km 3 known
 
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