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Name Distance [1] AU [2] Radius Period [3]
Mercury57,910,000 Km0.4 AU2,440 Km87.97 days
Venus108,200,000 Km0.7 AU6,052 Km224.70 days
Earth149,600,000 Km1.0 AU6,378 Km365.26 days
Mars227,940,000 Km1.5 AU3,397 Km686.98 days
Jupiter778,330,000 Km5.2 AU71,492 Km4,332.71 days
Saturn1,429,400,000 Km9.6 AU60,268 Km10,759.50 days
Uranus2,870,990,000 Km19.2 AU25,559 Km30,685.00 days
Neptune4,504,300,000 Km30.1 AU24,746 Km60,190.00 days

[1] The mean distance to the Sun.
[2] Astronomical Units from the sun. One AU is the approximately the mean Earth–Sun distance.
[3] The Solar orbital period (one year) in earth days.
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