Question: Are There 8 Or 9 Planets?

How many planets are there in the Solar System 8 or 9?

Solar SystemPlanetary systemKnown planets8 (Mercury Venus Earth Mars Jupiter Saturn Uranus Neptune)Known dwarf planets2 universally accepted (Pluto Eris) 1 more likely to be (Ceres) 2 more possible to be (Haumea Makemake)Known natural satellites575 (185 planetary 390 minor planetary)Known minor planets796,35422 more rows.

How many planets are there 2020?

8The Current Official Answer : 8. The simple official answer to this question is 8. The solar system planets in order from the Sun are Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune.

How many planet do we have now?

eight planetsCategorizing Pluto as a dwarf planet helps us better describe our celestial home. So, our Solar System now has eight planets, and five dwarf planets.

What are the 13 planets in our solar system?

Order Of the Planets From The SunMercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune. An easy mnemonic for remembering the order is “My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Noodles.”Mercury: … Venus: … Earth: … Mars: … Jupiter: … Saturn: … Uranus:More items…•25 Nov 2015