Facts about Venus


Average Solar Distance 108.2 million km
Revolution Period 224.7 Earth days
Rotation Period 243 Earth days
Equatorial diameter 12,100 km
Gravitational Pull 0.91 times the Earth
Natural Satellites 0


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