Planet Mercury for Kids

Mercury is the first from the sun and it is the smallest planet in the solar system.

Planet Mercury Picture

Planet Mercury Picture

  • It is small, hot and a solid planet, as it is closer to the sun.
  • It takes 88 earth days to complete an orbit around the Sun.
  • It is called as the morning star, as it shines brightly in early morning before the sun rises.

Image of Mercury in Solar System

Mercury - Planet Names with Images