Jocelyn .M.

Fun Facts of Venus

  1. Venus and Uranus are the only planet that spin in a direction opposite from Earth.
  2. Venus has many active volcanoes. Almost all of the planet's surface is covered in volcanoes rock.
  3. The yellow clouds covering Venus do not contain water.They are made of acid and are poisonous to humans.
  4. Venus is the hottest planet in our solar system.Temp. of about 900 degrees Fahrenheit (482 degrees) can be reached.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. Venus has all alote of stormes in Venus.