Astronomy Answers: From the Astronomical Dictionary

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Uranus is the seventh planet of the Solar System, counting from the Sun. Uranus is a jovian planet with a very dense and thick atmosphere (made mostly of hydrogen and helium), many moons, and narrow rings. Uranus has a diameter of 51,118 km and is number 4 on the list of largest objects in our Solar System.