Answer : Distance, d=6.98 × 10⁷ Km
Mass of the sun, m₁ = 1.99 × 10³⁰ kg
Mass of Mercury, m₂ = 3.30 × 10²³ kg
Gravitational force between the sun and mercury, F = 8.99 × 10²¹ N
According to Universal law of gravitation,
d is the distance of mercury from the sun
So, mercury is far from the sun.