• Archana Soman

10 STUNNING FACTS ABOUT OUR HOME: EARTH

DAY 12(30 DAYS CHALLENGE)




Hey guys, we all are living in our Earth. The place all of us can say together- HOME. It is very important to know about it, isn't it? Let's go for a quick check on our knowledge about "Earth" by 10 stunning Facts:





1: Earth is the only place in the solar system where water can be present in all three states – solid, liquid, and gas.


2: Did you know that when earth eas formed? Earth has formed some 4.54 billion years ago.


3: It is estimated that life came to existence on Earth some 4.1 billion years ago.


4: It is also interesting to note that more than 95% of Earth’s ocean is still unexplored.


5: Earth has just one moon whereas Jupiter has 67 moons.


6: It is a fascinating fact to note here that 99% of all species that ever existed on the Earth are now extinct.


7: Earth also has the largest natural satellite as compared to any other planet considering the size of Earth and the moon (the Moon is approximately 27% the size of the Earth.)


8: Airplanes fly at a maximum altitude of 60,000 feet which is almost 18.288 km.


9: The first 11 km from the Earth’s surface has 75% of the atmosphere.


10: Earth is the only planet that contains 21% oxygen in its atmosphere and liquid water on its surface.



 


Hereby, we come to the end of the fact, which one did you found the most interesting? Comment below. Can't wait to know!


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