Planet Jupiter for Kids

Jupiter is the fifth from the sun and it is the smallest planet in the solar system.

Planet Jupiter Picture

Planet Jupiter Picture

  • It is the most massive planet, as its atmosphere resembles that of the sun.
  • It is a gas giant planet i.e. a large planet that is mostly composed of gases and has very little rock or solid particles.
  • It is a cold planet, as the surface temperature is -166°C.
  • Jupiter spins faster than all other planets.
  • It takes 4,331.572 earth days to complete its orbit around the Sun.

Image of Jupiter in Solar System

Jupiter - Planet Names with Images