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Welcome to Mr. Thong's blogspot . Let us learn about our solar system .

The solar system is a group of objects that interact with one another, the fundamental interaction for each object being the one it has with the Sun.
There are many different types of objects found in the solar system: a star, planets, moons, dwarf planets, comets, asteroids, gas, and dust. In terms of the numbers of each of these objects, our current knowledge is as follows:

1 star (The Sun) .8 planets (Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars,Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune) .5 dwarf planets (Pluto, Ceres, Haumea, Makemake, and Eris) .169 moons . 566,000 asteroids . 3,100 comets . 
Age of our Solar System : 4.6 Billion Years

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