Asked in Travel & Places, Planet Jupiter, Telescopes
How many times larger than Jupiter is the diameter of the sun?
The sun is bigger than jupiter, over a million earths fit in the sun and over a thousand earths fit in jupiter so do the math ...
Asked in Planetary Science, Planet Jupiter, The Moon
Is Jupiter the largest planet in space apart from the sun?
No. Jupiter is the largest planet in our solar system (the sun is a star, not a planet), but not the largest in existence. Planets larger than Jupiter have been found orbiting stars other than the sun. ...
Asked in Planet Mercury
How much farther from the sun is Jupiter than mercury?
The average distance from the Sun to Jupiter is 721 million kilometres more than the distance from the Sun to Mercury. ...
Asked in Dwarf Planet Pluto, Planet Jupiter, The Moon
How does Jupiter take to orbit the sun?
It takes Jupiter just 3 earth days to orbit the sun. Even though Jupiter is many millions of kms farther away than earth from the sun, the suns gravitational pull on Jupiter is more massive as Jupiter is thousands of times larger than the earth. ...