Jupiter is the fifth planet from the sun, and is the largest planet in the Solar System. Saturn is the second biggest.
- It takes 12 years to orbit the sun.
- It takes 9 hours for a single roation.
- Jupiter is the biggest planet with the rarest gasses.
- Moons: 64
- Had Jupiter been a bit bigger, it could've been a star.
- Jupiter sent a message to Earth in the 1980's.
- Galileo sent by Space Shuttle Atlantis was able to send back amazing facts about the great planet.
- Jupiter is the outer planet that is closest to the sun. Neptune is the farthest.
- Jupiter sort of looks like a brown-orange marble but is very large, so it could be a big marble if you bought marbles as a toy.