Venus.pdf - Venus\"Earths twin in size bright white planet Extremely bright because its covered in clouds they thought that behind the clouds would be

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Venus "Earths twin" in size, bright white planet Extremely bright because its covered in clouds, they thought that behind the clouds would be life, they thought creatures were living there. Jokes no life on Venus 3rd brightest object 1st=sun, 2nd=full moon, 3rd= Venus, Venus is 10x brighter than Sirius) brighter than any star you'll ever see because its closest to us Has an extremely high albedo because it has an incredibly thick atmosphere bc of carbon dioxide (when you look at it in the telescope it hurts your eyes because its so bright) 100% cloud cover, with clouds miles thick Takes 227 days to orbit the sun Isn't in elliptical orbit, but its almost a perfect circle Whenever you're looking at it its always Either a morning or evening star Venus spins on its axis, most objects in the universe move counter clockwise, but Venus moves in retrograde, and extremely slow Takes 243 days to make one spin on its axis
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  • Fall '18
  • gary fadden
  • Astronomy, Planet, 3%, 0.04%

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