Chapter 1 Class 6 Geography - The Earth and the Solar System

Why do the planets not twinkle like stars at night?


Answer by Student

The planets do not twinkle like stars at night because they are closer to Earth and appear bigger and brighter in the sky . They reflect the sunlight that falls on them and do not have their own light.

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