Venus was named after the Greek goddess Aphrodite. Venus in Rome is the goddess of love and beauty.
Venus is the 2nd planet from the sun and is 6 light minutes away.
It takes 16.8 hours for Vevus to rotate once on it's axis(this is one day). 224 days for Venus to orbit the sun (this is one year).
Venus is the 6th largest planet.If you weigh 100 lbs on Earth, on Venus you would weigh 91 lbs.
Venus's atmosphere is 90 times te pressure of Earth's atmosphere.
The temperature on Venus is 464 degrees Celsius. Venus is very dense and rocky too. It also has no moons and rings.
If a human went on Venus they would probably burn up or die because of it's toxic atmosphere.
Venus has a diameter of 12,104 km and is 4,867,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg in mass.
One thing special about Venus is that it has volcanic activity. This means that there are active volcanoes on Venus.
Venus spins the opposite way that Earth does. For example on Earth the sun rises in the east and sets in the west. On venus the sun rises in the west and sets on the east.
Venus can be seen with the naked eye and since it was known by the ancients the date of discovery is unknown.
This is the symbol of Venus.
By: Cielo E.
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