Caption: Animation showing the relative sizes of the Earth and Neptune. Earth has a diameter of some 12,742 kilometres, making it the largest of the rocky terrestrial planets. Neptune is the smallest of the giant planets, just under four times Earth's width, with a diameter of some 49,500 km. Neptune has a thin ring system composed of dark particles. It orbits the Sun at a distance of some 4.5 billion kilometres, thirty times the Earth-Sun distance.

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Earth and Neptune compared

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