The Red Planet is named after the Roman god of war.
martius - (Latin) -> Mars (Roman god of war)
Ἄρης - (Greek) -> Aries (Greek god of war)
Rood of the word March (martius) and the Latin word for Tuesday (martis)
4th Planet from the sun
Mars is red from oxidized iron on its crust
Mars has 2 moons
It takes 687 earth days for Mars to orbit around the Sun
It takes 24.6 hours for Mars to rotate around its axis
Mars is tilted at an angle of 25 degrees
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