Interesting facts about Uranus planet
This article is about uranus facts in whitch we will talk about number of uranus moons and some interesting facts about uranus planet. Universe have many galaxy. We leave in milky way galaxy which have many stars, planets many asteroids but also our solar system situated in milky way galaxy. Our solar system contains Sun and eight planets revolve around the sun.

Uranus is a big planet having a ring of ice particles. It is the 7th planet from the Sun (order of the planets in sequence from the sun: Mercury, Venus, earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune) and has a blue-green color and many satellites. Along with being the coolest planet in the Solar System, it is the first planet discovered in the modern era. There is a lot to learn about it.

Interesting facts about Uranus planet:-

1. According to the distance from the Sun, Uranus is the seventh planet. It's about 280 million kilometers from the Sun and sun light travels form sun to Uranus in 2 hours and 40 minutes.

2. Uranus was discovered before the Antarctica continent. 

3. It is the first planet to be discovered in the modern era. It was discovered by the German-born British astronomer and composer 'Frederick William Herschel' on 13 March 1781. They are also known for exploring infrared rays.

4. Irani is named after the Greek god, it is believed that Uranus was the father of Saturn.

5. The summer season on Uranus is 42 years long.

6. Uranus is the coldest planet in the solar system, the lowest temperature is recorded at -224 degrees Celsius so that this is called ice giant.

7. It is the third largest planet in radius and hold forth position in mass in the solar system.

8. In 17 hours and 14 minutes this planet complete one rotation on its axis so one day on Uranus is approx 17 hours. It takes 84 years or 30,687 days to revolve around the sun.

9. It revolve around the sun in opposite direction of earth. It rotates in East to west direction but earth and other planets revolve in West to east. Venus also follow Uranus rotation direction around the sun.

10. Uranus is 14.5 time heavier than earth. The mass of Uranus is 8.68×1025 kg.

11. It have 13 known rings and 27 moons but these are small and irregular. It has third position in most moon in the solar system. It has five major and rockier moons are Miranda, Titania, Ariel, Umbriel, and Oberon.

12. You can see this planet in  sky without telescope but condition is that sky is dark at night there is no light pollution.

13. The gravity of earth is 9.8 m/s² but gravity of Uranus is 86% of earth surface gravity which is equal to 8.87 m/s².

14. It was one of first three planets which are discovered before telescope invention.

15. The atmosphere of Uranus mostly contain hydrogen(83%) and helium(15%), with a small amount of methane(2%) and small traces of water and ammonia. The methane gives Uranus it's signature blue color. The environment of this planet is not conductive to life and this is most likely too extreme and volatile for organisms to adapt to.

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