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How much does Venus weigh?

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The mass of Venus is 4.87 x 10^24 kilograms. Venus is an inner planet that is slightly lighter than Earth, which has a mass of 5.98 x 10^24 kilograms.

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With a surface temperature that can reach as high as 465 degrees Celsius, Venus is a very hot and dry planet. Venus��� atmosphere consists mainly of carbon dioxide, nitrogen and clouds that contain sulfuric acid. Its atmospheric pressure is about 90 times greater than the Earth���s. Venus also has a counter-clockwise rotation.

This planet has no moons and no rings. Venus is the only planet in the solar system named after a female Roman goddess.

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