Planet Mars by Eniola, Hajar, Brandan


Mars is the fourth planet closest to the Sun. It supposedly named after the God of war, Ares. The first spacecraft to visit Mars was called the Mariner 4 in 1965. The first spacecraft to land on Mars, however, was called the Mars 2.  It’s surface area is 144,798,500km, it’s radius is 3,390km and it’s Gravity is 3,711. It’s moons are called Phobos and Deimos and Phobos is larger than Deimos. He only by a small amount. The length of an average day on Mars is 40 minutes longer than our days. It’s moons were discovered in 1877.

Made by Eniola, Brandan and Hajar.