kids encyclopedia robot

Olympus Mons facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Olympus Mons-scale-white in km
Olympus Mons

Olympus Mons is a shield volcano on Mars. It is the tallest volcano, and mountain, in the solar system.

Size

Olympus Mons is 27 km (17 mi) high. This is three times taller than the highest mountain on Earth, Mount Everest.

Images for kids

kids search engine
Olympus Mons Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.