This NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) planet profile provides data and images of the planet Mercury. These data include planet size, distance from the Sun, rotation and revolution times, temperature, atmospheric composition, density, and albedo. Images of the planet include general surface features such as crater basins, the Caloris Basin, and other images taken by the Mariner 10 spacecraft.

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Subject: Geoscience:Lunar and Planetary Science
Grade Level: General Public
Topics: Solar system
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Planetary ScienceKeywords: Solar System, Planetary Astronomy