Earth Overview Updated November 17, 2020


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Earth is named after the Anglo-Saxon word “erda,” which translates to ground or soil. Often referred to as “the blue planet” due to its surface mostly consisting of large oceans. Earth is also the fourth-smallest planet in our solar system and features sprawling mountain scapes, volcanoes, oceans, vast deserts, and much more.

Humans currently inhabit this planet.

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