Did You Know: Spaceship Earth

Jason back with a simple did you know for Father’s Day! Today’s did you know comes from EPCOT at Walt Disney World!

Spaceship Earth- Photo by Walt Disney World Media
Spaceship Earth- Photo by Walt Disney World Media

The shape for Spaceship Earth is called a geoshphere. It is 165 feet in diameter and weighs a whopping 16 million pounds. The geosphere is supported by 6 legs that are secured into the ground 100 feet deep! The outside of the sphere is covered by 11,324 triangles. Overall, the surface area of this attraction’s outside is 150,000 square feet! Hope you enjoyed our fun facts for today! Check back tomorrow to see where the facts lead you!

 

My name is Jason Mayhew, and I am the owner of OFF On The Go. When not traveling with the website, I own my own marketing and PR company, J Mayhew Marketing. I have the best job where I get to travel the world and showcase the most amazing and unique experiences!

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My name is Jason Mayhew, and I am the owner of OFF On The Go. When not traveling with the website, I own my own marketing and PR company, J Mayhew Marketing. I have the best job where I get to travel the world and showcase the most amazing and unique experiences!