Incredible Facts About Earth (Infograph)

Planet Earth is the third planet from the Sun, the densest planet in the Solar System, the largest of the Solar System’s four terrestrial planets, and the only celestial body known to accommodate life.

According to sources such as radiometric dating, the Earth was formed around four and a half billion years ago. It gravitationally interacts with other objects in space, especially the Sun and the Moon.

He created the heavens and earth in truth. He wraps the night over the day and wraps the day over the night and has subjected the sun and the moon, each running [its course] for a specified term. Unquestionably, He is the Exalted in Might, the Perpetual Forgiver. (Surat Az-Zumar 39:5).

Our planet’s biodiversity has evolved over hundreds of million years, expanding continually except when punctuated by mass extinctions. Our blue globe is home to over eight million species.

Planet Earth

This article is from our archive, originally published on an earlier date, and now republished for its importance.