A planet in our solar system with the following traits:
Size: 4,217 miles wide (6,787 km)
Location in Solar System: 4rth planet from the sun
Distance from Sun: 142 million miles (2228 million km)
Year (length of revolution around sun): 697 earth days
Day (length of rotation): 24 hours and 37 minutes (earth time)
Landscape: Similar to Earth with mountains, deserts, volcanoes and even dry riverbeds, but no bodies of water or life as we know it. There are even polar ice caps.
Moons: 2 moons: Phobos and Deimos
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