It is the second smallest planet in the Solar System.
Named after the Roman god of war, it is often described as the “Red Planet” because the iron oxide residing on its surface gives the planet a reddish appearance.
Mars is a terrestrial planet with a thin atmosphere, having surface features reminiscent both of the impact craters of the Moon and the volcanoes, valleys, deserts, and polar ice caps of Earth.
is the closest to the Sun of the eight planets in the Solar System.
is the eighth and farthest planet from the Sun in the Solar System.
is the second planet from the Sun, orbiting it every 224.7 Earth days.
is the third planet from the Sun.
is the sixth planet from the Sun.
is the fifth planet from the Sun.
is the seventh planet from the Sun.
is the largest object in the Kuiper belt.
is the void that exists between celestial bodies, including the Earth.