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Comparison: Venus vs. Venus

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Discovered By
Known by the Ancients
Known by the Ancients
Date of Discovery
Unknown
Unknown
Average Orbit Distance
108,209,475 km
108,209,475 km
Perihelion (closest)
107,476,170 km
107,476,170 km
Aphelion (farthest)
108,942,780 km
108,942,780 km
Equatorial Radius
6,051.8 km
6,051.8 km
Equatorial Circumference
38,024.6 km
38,024.6 km
Volume
928,415,345,893 km3
928,415,345,893 km3
Mass
4,867,320,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg
4,867,320,000,000,000,000,000,000 kg
Density
5.243 g/cm3
5.243 g/cm3
Surface Area
460,234,317 km2
460,234,317 km2
Equatorial Surface Gravity
8.87 m/s2
8.87 m/s2
Escape Velocity
37,296 km/h
37,296 km/h
Rotation Period (Length of Day)
-243.018 sidereal days (retrograde)
-243.018 sidereal days (retrograde)
Orbit Period (Length of Year)
0.61519726 sidereal years
0.61519726 sidereal years
Mean Orbit Velocity
126,074 km/h
126,074 km/h
Orbit Eccentricity
0.00677672
0.00677672
Orbit Inclination to Ecliptic
3.39 degrees
3.39 degrees
Equatorial Inclination to Orbit
177.3 degrees (retrograde rotation)
177.3 degrees (retrograde rotation)
Orbit Circumference
679,892,378 km
679,892,378 km
Minimum/Maximum Surface Temperature
462 °C
462 °C
Atmospheric Constituents
Carbon Dioxide, Nitrogen
Carbon Dioxide, Nitrogen

 

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Last Updated: 8 May 2014