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Differences between a planet and a satellite

Planet

Satellite

It is a heavenly body which revolves around the sun and rotates on its axis.

It is a heavenly body which revolves around its planet and rotates on its own axis.

It has a bigger size

It has a smaller size

There are 9 known planets in the solar system out of which 8 are classical planets and pluto is a dwarf planet.

There are 91 natural satellites known so far in the solar system.

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