Thursday, March 13, 2014

Fact of the Day: Cold Planet

While the planet Mercury is the closest to the Sun, it does get cold on the planet. While during the day it can reach 800°F, at night it can get as cold as -280°F. 

13 comments:

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

Brrr.....freezy!!!!

Bob Bushell said...

Better book a ticket there?

Christine said...

Wow talk about inhabitable.

Optimistic Existentialist said...

Wow that's an incredible temperature swing.

Dana said...

Crazy temps!

Pilar Domínguez said...

I don't like radical temperatures, ehheeh. Kisses:)

Pilar Domínguez said...

I mean extreme temperatures.

Pat Hatt said...

One extreme to the other

stephen Hayes said...

I wouldn't have thought it could get that cold on Mercury.

Theresa Mahoney said...

That's a pretty big hike and dip in temperature throughout the day!

CraveCute said...

Even more extreme than Minnesota... good to know!

Dascha said...

So incredible!

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Kati said...

We-hell, that's cold!

All the best,
-Kati