How big is the planet Jupiter?

Answer Jupiter, the largest planet in the solar system, is 88,846 miles in diameter, which is 11 times that of of earth. It takes about 1,000 Earths to fill up the volume of the giant. Jupter's mass is 31... Read More »

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Is Jupiter a hot planet?

Jupiter is both hot and cold. At its core, temperatures can be up to 43,000 degrees Fahrenheit. Above its clouds, the planet's average temperature is -230 degrees Fahrenheit. However, below the clo... Read More »

Is jupiter a terrestrial planet?

No. According to NASA, Jupiter is a gas giant along with Saturn, Uranus and Neptune, since they have little to no rocky components. The terrestrial planets are Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars, since... Read More »

Is Jupiter an inner planet?

Inner planets are those that orbit close to the sun, and they are usually small and rocky. Outer planets, in contrast, orbit further away from the sun and outside Earth's orbit. They tend to be lar... Read More »

Is Jupiter a gaseous planet?

The largest planet, Jupiter is made up of gaseous elements including hydrogen, helium, methane, ammonia, water vapor and other elements. The rings are not gaseous but made up of dust particles.Refe... Read More »