♀︎Venus

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Statistics

Orbital radius

110 million km from the Sun (0.7 times the distance of the Earth from the Sun)

Orbital period

225 Earth days (0.62 of an Earth year)

Diameter

12,000 km (0.9 times the diameter of the Earth)

Rotational period

243 Earth days (a Venerian day is longer than a Venerian year)

Albedo

0.65 (the highest of any planet — the result of the thick cloud layer around Venus)

Surface gravity

0.91g (about nine-tenths of the gravitational force on Earth)

Moons

Venus has no moons.

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