by Owen Arsenault
The Evening Star
Venus is called the Evening Star. The distance from the Sun is 108,200 miles. Venus has no moons. The order from the sun is the second planet. One year on Venus equals 225 Earth days. One day on Venus equals 243 Earth days. The longest day in the solar system. Venus is the third brightest planet. Venus is the Earth's twin. They are the same size.
Planet Research Information
Venus was the Roman god of love and beauty. Her name was Aphrodite. Venus is almost the size of the Earth. The color of Venus is red. The temperature is 460 degrees F. The atmosphere is very hot and thick. The clouds on Venus, trap the heat and make the planet hot. Venus has hundreds of volcanos on it.