What direction does Mars rotate?

1 Answer
Jan 8, 2016

It rotates in an Anti-Clockwise direction


To determine the motion of an object in space, we need a frame of reference.

So from the perspective of North pole or as viewed from the North star Polaris,
The Mars and all the other planets ( with the exception of Venus which spins in the clockwise direction ) in our solar system appear to rotate in the anti-clockwise direction about their respective axes.