i-second planet from the Sun and the planet whose orbit is closest to that of the Earth.
ii-Distance between Venus and the Sun is 108 million km.
iii-Its distance from the Earth varies from a minimum of about 42 million km to a maximum of about 257 million km.
iv-It is the brightest body in the sky.
I-Venus is nearly the Earth's twin in terms of size and mass.
II-Venus' diameter is about 12,102.5 km, or 94.9 percent of the Earth's diameter at the Equator.
III-Venus's mass is 4.87 1024 kg, or 81.5 percent that of the Earth.
IV-Since mass & dimensions are similar so density must be similar Venus' density is 5.24 grams per cubic centimeter, as compared with 5.52 for the Earth
Venus is the goddess of beauty and love [ROMAN LEGEND].
The symbol of Venus is .
It is a small rocky planet.
Its clouds is formed from SULFURIC ACID [poisonous] not from water as in EARTH .
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