Fun Facts of Venus
- Venus and Uranus are the only planet that spin in a direction opposite from Earth.
- Venus has many active volcanoes. Almost all of the planet's surface is covered in volcanoes rock.
- The yellow clouds covering Venus do not contain water.They are made of acid and are poisonous to humans.
- Venus is the hottest planet in our solar system.Temp. of about 900 degrees Fahrenheit (482 degrees) can be reached.
- The atmospheric pressure on the surface of Venus is great. It is about 90 times greater than the pressure on Earth.This much pressure could easily crush a person.
- The highest mountain peak on Venus is called Maxwell Montes.It is about 7.5 miles (12 kilometers)high.The highest mountain on Earth,Mount Everest, is shorter. Mount Everest is about 5 miles (8km) high.
- Venus has all alote of stormes in Venus.