Top Jupiter Facts


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1. Jupiter can fit 1,000 earths in it.
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2. Jupiter is the largest planet in the solar system.
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3. Jupiter is the fastest spinning planet in the Solar System taking just 10 hours to complete a full rotation on its axis.
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4. Jupiter technically has no surface as it is entirely made out of gas.
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5. Jupiter is named after the ruler of the gods in Roman mythology, Zeus.
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6. Jupiter can have a triple eclipse, in which three moons cast shadows on the planet simultaneously.
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7. After Venus, Jupiter is the second brightest planet in the Solar System.
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8. The rings around Jupiter were the third set of rings discovered in the Solar System.

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9. Jupiter has the strongest pull of gravity amongst all the planets of the Solar System.
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10. Jupiter is the planet of luck in astrology.
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11. Jupiter takes about 12 years to orbit the sun.
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12. Jupiter has been visited by 8 spacecraft.
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13. Jupiter puts out radio emissions that are so strong, they can be detected on Earth.
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14. Jupiter's Giant Red Spot is a storm which has been going for over 300 years.
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15. Jupiter's moon, Europa, is completely covered in ice.

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