Mars is an extraordinary planet with mountains, pits, and caves like Earth and a rich history. Through endless innovations in technology, we have learned a lot about the red planet. Here are some of the most amazing facts about Mars that you might not have known:
☀Red Planet for centuries to come.
☀Mars is also known as the Red Planet.
☀Mars is the fourth planet from the Sun.
☀The color of Mars is blood-red.
☀Galileo Galilei was the first scientist that discovered Mars.
☀The diameter of the Mars is 6,779 km.
☀Mars distance from the sun is 227.9 million km.
☀Mars is less dense than the Earth.
☀Mars is the 2nd most hospitable planet in our solar system
☀The core of Mars is surrounded by a silicate mantle.
☀The thickness of the Mars planet’s crust is about 50 km.
☀Like Earth, Mars has seasons and similar rotational patterns.
☀Phobos & Deimos are the two moons of the Mars.
☀The surface temperature of the Mars -153 to 20 °C
☀Google.com/Mars shows visible imagery view of the Mars.
☀Mars has the tallest mountain in the solar system, namely as Olympus Mons.
☀Out of 51, only 21 missions to Mars have been successful.
☀The USA made the first successful mission to Mars in 1964.
☀It would take around six Mars to fill the surface of the Earth.
☀It would cost nearly US$18,000 to post a letter to Mars.
☀Mars has the biggest dust storms which last for months and cover the entire planet.
☀Mars has less surface gravity as compared to the Earth.
☀Mars’s soil is mainly fertile for growing asparagus.
☀Mars had an ocean which covered 19% surface.
☀A year on Mars is a 687 day & day lasts 40 minutes more than one on Earth.
☀You can see Mars with the naked eye.
☀Cairo literally means “City Of Mars” the city was so titled because the Mars was superficially rising on the day the city was founded.
☀Sunset is blue On Mars.
☀Mars has a flag which is planned by a NASA.
☀Mars is one of the brightest objects.
☀Mars is much colder than Earth.
☀To make life livable for settlement Scientists want to introduce global warming on Mars.
☀Mars consists exclusively of carbon dioxide.
☀Mars is the second most hospitable planet in our solar system.
☀Mars is populated by seven Robots.
☀Mars has all four seasons.
☀Mars had water in the ancient past.
☀The NASA’s Curiosity Rover sang the “Happy Birthday” on its one-year anniversary on Mars.
☀Pieces Of Mars fallen On Earth because of low gravity.
☀Over 100,000 persons have applied for a trip to Mars.
☀Mars has also both North and South polar ice caps.