Facts about Neptune

Solar Distance 4.501 billion km
Revolution Period 164.79 Earth years
Rotation Period 16.11 hours
Equatorial diameter 49,528 km
Gravitational Pull 1.2 times that of the Earth
Natural Satellites 13      (Tell me more!)

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