orbit length:225 earth days
mass:4.867 x 10^24 kg
mi from sun:67.24 million mi
core:metallic iron

Venus is the second planet clostest to the sun.
It is named after the Roman goddess of love.
Venus is the brightest natural object in the sky after the moon.
It has the hottest surface of any planet in the Solar System, with a roaring temperature of 867 degrees F.