Sun (Sol) Facts | Planet

Sun Discovered By Known by the Ancients
Date of Discovery Unknown
Equatorial Inclination to Orbit 7.25 with respect to the ecliptic
Mean Radius Metric: 695,508 km
English: 432,168.6 miles
Scientific Notation: 6.9551 x 105 km
Equatorial Circumference Metric: 4,370,005.6 km
English: 2,715,395.6 miles
Scientific Notation: 4.37001 x 106 km
Volume Metric: 1,409,272,569,059,860,000 km3
English: 338,102,469,632,763,000 mi3
Scientific Notation: 1.40927 x 1018 km3
Mass Metric: 1,989,100,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg
English: 4,385,214,857,119,400,000,000,000,000,000 lbs
Scientific Notation: 1.989 x 1030 kg
Density Metric: 1.409 g/cm3
Surface Area Metric: 6,078,747,774,547 km2
English: 2,347,017,636,988 square miles
Scientific Notation: 6.07877 x 1012 km2
Surface Gravity Metric: 274.0 m/s2
English: 899.0 ft/s2
Scientific Notation: 2.740 x 102 m/s2
Escape Velocity Metric: 2,223,720 km/h
English: 1,381,756 mph
Scientific Notation: 6.177 x 105 m/s
Sidereal Rotation Period (Length of Day) 25.38 Earth days
609.12 hours
Minimum/Maximum Surface Temperature Metric: 5,500 c
English: 10,000 f
Effective Temperature Metric: 5504 c
English: 9939 f
Scientific Notation: 5777K

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