Venus is considered a terrestrial planet, which means it is has a solid surface made of rocks. The atmosphere is comprised mainly of nitrogen, carbon dioxide and sulfuric acid. More »

The planet Venus is made up of rocks. Its rocky surface appears to be the result of volcanic activity. The planet's low rocky plains make it very barren. More »

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Venus, the second planet from the sun, is slightly smaller than the Earth and is covered by thick clouds of sulphuric acid that make it difficult to observe its surface. Venus appears as a bright object in the morning sk... More »

Venus, the second planet from the sun, is slightly smaller than the Earth and is covered by thick clouds of sulphuric acid that make it difficult to observe its surface. Venus appears as a bright object in the morning sk... More »

The planet Venus is made up of rocks. Its rocky surface appears to be the result of volcanic activity. The planet's low rocky plains make it very barren. More »

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Venus is the hottest planet in the solar system, with an average surface temperature of 872 degrees Fahrenheit. The average temperature for the whole planet is 864 F. The reason for its high temperatures is not its proxi... More »

The lowest temperature on Venus is minus 175 degrees Celsius, found at an atmospheric layer 125 kilometers above the surface of the planet. The planet's average temperature, however, stands at 464 degrees Celsius, making... More »