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Earth

third planet from the Sun in the Solar System

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Earth (Terra) is our planet. This is the third farthest planet from the Sun after Mercury and Venus but closer than Mars.

Earth 
The Earth seen from Apollo 17.jpg
third planet from the Sun in the Solar System
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Instance ofinner planet
Part ofEarth-Moon system,
Solar System,
Milky Way
Named after
Has part
Inception4540000000 BC
Dissolved, abolished or demolished
Diameter
  • 12,742 kilometre
Population
  • 7,530,103,737 (5 September 2017)
Follows
Followed by
Different from
Said to be the same as
Authority control
VIAF ID: 6270149919445006650001
GND ID: 1135962553
Wikidata
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Main category: Earth

Contents

PanoramaEdit

Main category: Maps of the world

Structure of the EarthEdit

Main category: Structure of the Earth

ContinentEdit

OceanEdit

See alsoEdit

Main categories: Earth symbols and Earth in art