Mars

Today my blog will be about mars. I hope you enjoy it.

  1. Mars has 2 moons, Deimos and Phobos both of them are way smaller that our moon.
  2. Deimos is from Greek mythology, the personification of terror. His name means dread.
  3. Phobos in Greek mythology was Deimos twin brother, also he is the personification of fear.
  4. It was first found by the Egyptian astronomers.
  5.  Mars out of all of the planets in the solar system has the biggest dust storms.
  6. Mars name comes the roman god of war, due to the blood red color, it is actually red due to the iron on the planet.
  7. At some point mars will have a ring, because Phobos will be destroyed in about 20 million to 40 million years because mars gravitational pull.
  8. Mars has the tallest known mountain in the solar system. Olympus Mons which is a volcano, it is 13 miles high. Earths tallest mountain , mount Everest is 5.4979 miles high.
  9. Mars temperature can go to -153 °C  to 68 °C  or  -243.4 °F to 154.4 °F.

Image of mars is from space facts            I hope you enjoyed my blog and my next one will be about Jupiter, and also sorry my blog came out late                                                                          in the day. I couldn’t focus on it verry well.

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