Asked in The Sun
Name one characteristic the planet mercury has?
Asked in Planetary Science, Planet Mercury
Is mercury one of the largest planets or one of the small planets?
Who discovered Mercury?
No one knows the name or tribe of the person who first recognized either the planet Mercury or the element mercury. Mercury as planet: The motions of the planet Mercury were recorded by several ancient civilizations, and our current name for it comes from the Roman god. It is not known who first charted Mercury, but it was no later than the 14th century BC, when an unknown Assyrian astronomer labeled the planet. Mercury as element: Mercury is found in Egyptian tombs that date from 1500 BC.
Asked in Planet Mercury, Hermes (Mercury)
What are the names of the planets that are neighbored to mercury?
Asked in Astronomy, Planet Saturn, Stars
Which planet takes the shortest period of time to complete one revolution arond the sun?
Asked in The Solar System
Which is the odd one out of Jupiter Saturn and Mercury?