Stunning Mercury Facts


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1. Mercury is the nearest planet to the sun.
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2. Mercury is the smallest planet in the solar system.
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3. Jupiter's moon Ganymede, is larger than the planet Mercury.

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4. Lipstick in the US may legally contain lead, arsenic and mercury.
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5. Mercury moves faster than any other planet, travelling at an average speed of nearly 48 kilometres per second.

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