10 Interesting Fact About Space!
1.When we see our neighbour galaxy, Andromeda the light that can be seen takes around 2.3 million years to reach us.In fact we actually see the Andromeda from the 2.3 million years ago.
2.Sunlight takes about 8 minutes to reach Earth,which mean we receiving the sunlight from 8 minutes ago.Let say if the Sun explode, we can’t never knew unless 8 minutes later.
3.If Saturn to be place in a very big bath tub,it will floating because its less denser than water.
4.One teaspoon of Neutron star equal to 112 million tan weight.
5.Our eyes could only see about 3000 stars at night with a very clear sky.However approximately there are about 100,000,000,000 stars in our galaxy, Milky way.
6.The highest volcano in our solar system is Olympus Mons,located in Mars.It height about 22km,three times higher than Mount Everest. It covers almost half of Spain.
7.The highest temperature in Venus could melt lead.
8.Our Sun age is 4.6 billion years old and will become a red giant star in about 5 billion years. By that time,Sun will expand in size and swallowed up Venus and Mars and also Earth.
9.One day in Venus is equal to 243 Earth days and one year in Venus is equal to 226 Earth days.This is because Venus has a very slow axis rotation.
10.Polaris will no longer be the North Star in about 13,000 years,this occur because of Earth axis goes through a motion called precession.
Written by : Ummu Soleha
Eksekutif Pelatih Dakwah MAINS,2019