Earth in Different Languages: Earth is a rocky, terrestrial land. It comes on number three from sun and only planet that has life. Earth was formed 4.5 billion years ago. The gravity of Earth interacts in space with many other objects, especially the Sun and the Moon, the only natural satellite on Earth. It is the fifth largest planet. Only earth is the planet that contains free oxygen which is necessary for the survival of life.
How to Say Earth in 88 Different Languages
|Different Languages||Word Earth|
|Chinese Simplified||地球 (dìqiú)|
|Chinese Traditional||地球 (dìqiú)|
|Hmong||lub ntiaj teb|
Earth has a diameter of 1300 kilometres. It is a spherical body that pulls matter. 71% of Earth is water most of which is oceans.
Earth rotates on an imaginary line known as an axis extending from the North Pole to the South Pole. This takes the planet 23, 934 hours to spin its axis and 365,26 days to perform an orbit around the sun.
Earth’s name is at least one thousand years old. Earth is a Germanic word, meaning “the ground. In relation to its facet plane, the Earth’s revolving axis is rotated creating seasons on earth. Tides are caused by the gravitational forces that exist between Earth and Moon.
About 71 percent of the surface of the Earth, primarily oceans, is covered with water. The remaining 29 percent are continents and islands with many lakes, rivers and other water sources contributing to the hydrosphere together.
Most polar regions of the Earth are covered in ice. As far as land is concerned, the Asian continent occupies about 30% of the land and about 60% of the world’s population.
3% of water is fresh and rest 97% is salty. About 2% of this 3% fresh water is trapped in ice sheets and glaciers, which means that less than 1% is in the lakes, the rivers and the southernmost areas.
In Earth’s first billion years, lives emerged on the oceans impacting the atmosphere and surface of the earth and contributing to the development of anaerobic and, later, aerobic organisms. Many geological evidences suggest that life was born 4.1 billion years ago.
Earth has only one moon. Earth has many spacecrafts watching it. More than 7.7 billion people live on Earth rely on its surroundings and natural resources. The world has politically around 200 potent states and has developed diverse societies and cultures.