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What are the gases in the atmosphere on Mars?

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2015-04-12 15:47:00
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The atmosphere of Mars is mostly Carbon Dioxide (95.3%, but there is also Nitrogen (2.7%), Argon (1.6%), Oxygen (0.13%), Carbon monoxide (0.07%), and tiny amounts of other gases.

The atmosphere of Mars is very thin, with less than 1% of earth's atmospheric pressure at its surface.

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carbon-dioxide, argon and nitrogen

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Carbon Dioxide, which is light brown in color.

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The predominant gas in the atmosphere of Mars is carbon dioxide. This accounts for 95. 9% of the volume of the atmosphere. Argon, oxygen and nitrogen are the other gases available.

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Venus is very hot with poisonous gases in the atmosphere, Mars is very cold with a low atmospheric pressure.

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Two elements,Nitrogen and Carbon Dioxide.Almost 99%

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Carbon dioxide is about 95%. Then there's some nitrogen and argon.

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The martian atmosphere is composed of five main gases, with carbon dioxide making up 95.32% of the atmosphere. Other gases on Mars include:Nitrogen - 2.7%Argon - 1.6%;Oxygen - 0.13%;Carbon Monoxide - 0.08%

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Mars does have a atmosphere

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Mars is made out of gases

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mars doesnt have an atmosphere ...

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atmosphere gases are made of air

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Carbon-dioxide 95%; Nitrogen 3%; Argon 1.6%;traces of oxygen and methane.

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About 95% carbon dioxide, some nitrogen and small amounts of other gases.

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