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Where is Neptune located in the solar system?

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Where is Neptune located in the solar system?

Neptune:

Neptune is classified as a gas giant, meaning that it is a large planet made of gaseous elements and compounds. It's the gasses that give Neptune its consistent blue color. Other gas giants in our solar system include Jupiter, Saturn, and Uranus.

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Neptune is the eighth planet in our solar system, positioned between Uranus and the dwarf planet of Pluto. It has an elliptical orbit, meaning it...

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Outer Planets of the Solar System: Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune

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