Can Neptune be seen from Earth?

Answer Neptune can be scene from Earth when using a telescope, but cannot be seen with the naked eye. Even when using a telescope, you may only be able to see a green glare of light.Source:Hot Chalk Lesso... Read More »

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How far is Neptune from Earth?

Neptune lies approximately 4.4 billion km from the planet Earth. Due to the planets' orbit around the sun, NASA cannot give an exact distance between Earth and Neptune because the distance constant... Read More »

How much bigger is Neptune than Earth?

By volume, Neptune is more than 57 times bigger than the Earth. However, this outermost planet of the solar system (now that Pluto has been demoted to a "dwarf planet") is only 17 times larger than... Read More »

How big or little is Neptune compared to Earth?

Neptune is the fourth largest planet in the solar system. It would take almost four Earths placed side by side to match Neptune's diameter. If Neptune were hollow, almost 60 Earths would fit inside... Read More »

How long does it take to get from Earth to Neptune?

There is no exact answer because both Earth and Neptune are constantly changing position within their orbits. However, the space probe Voyager 2 took 12 years to cover the distance, starting Aug. 2... Read More »