There are eight planets in our solar system. The Sun is at the center, and the planets revolve around it. Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune are the eight planets. The path of the planets is known as an orbit.

Mercury is nearest to the Sun. Neptune is the farthest planet. Jupiter is the biggest planet among all of them. Saturn is the only planet which has rings around it.

The earth is the third planet from the Sun. It is the only planet on which life exists. It has one natural satellite, the Moon. Jupiter has 63 moons. Saturn has 60 moons. It has some of the largest moons in our solar system.

The galaxy in which our solar system lies is known as the Milky Way.

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