Planets similar to or like Venus

Second planet from the Sun. Wikipedia

  • Jupiter

    Fifth planet from the Sun and the largest in the Solar System. Gas giant with a mass one-thousandth that of the Sun, but two-and-a-half times that of all the other planets in the Solar System combined. Wikipedia

  • Mars

    Fourth planet from the Sun and the second-smallest planet in the Solar System after Mercury. Often referred to as the 'Red Planet. Wikipedia

  • Neptune

    Eighth and farthest known planet from the Sun in the Solar System. Fourth-largest planet by diameter, the third-most-massive planet, and the densest giant planet. Wikipedia

  • Saturn

    Sixth planet from the Sun and the second-largest in the Solar System, after Jupiter. Gas giant with an average radius about nine times that of Earth. Wikipedia

  • Uranus

    Seventh planet from the Sun. It has the third-largest planetary radius and fourth-largest planetary mass in the Solar System. Wikipedia

  • Earth

    Third planet from the Sun and the only astronomical object known to harbor life. According to radiometric dating and other sources of evidence, Earth formed over 4.5 billion years ago. Wikipedia

  • Mercury (planet)

    Smallest and innermost planet in the Solar System. Its orbit around the Sun takes only 87.97 days, the shortest of all the planets in the Solar System. Wikipedia

  • Pluto

    Dwarf planet in the Kuiper belt, a ring of bodies beyond the orbit of Neptune. The first Kuiper belt object to be discovered and is the largest known plutoid . Wikipedia

  • Titan (moon)

    Largest moon of Saturn and the second-largest natural satellite in the Solar System. Only moon known to have a dense atmosphere, and the only known body in space, other than Earth, where clear evidence of stable bodies of surface liquid has been found. Wikipedia

  • Oberon (moon)

    Outermost major moon of the planet Uranus. Second-largest and second most massive of the Uranian moons, and the ninth most massive moon in the Solar System. Wikipedia

  • Ceres (dwarf planet)

    Largest object in the main asteroid belt that lies between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter. Both the largest of the asteroids and the only unambiguous dwarf planet inside Neptune's orbit. Wikipedia

  • (225088) 2007 OR10

    Likely dwarf planet orbiting the Sun beyond Neptune. Member of the scattered disc, a high-eccentricity population of trans-Neptunian objects. Wikipedia

  • Triton (moon)

    Largest natural satellite of the planet Neptune, and the first Neptunian moon to be discovered. Made on October 10, 1846, by English astronomer William Lassell. Wikipedia

  • Callisto (moon)

    Second-largest moon of Jupiter, after Ganymede. Third-largest moon in the Solar System after Ganymede and Saturn's largest moon Titan, and the largest object in the Solar System not to be properly differentiated. Wikipedia

  • Europa (moon)

    Smallest of the four Galilean moons orbiting Jupiter, and the sixth-closest to the planet of all the 79 known moons of Jupiter. Also the sixth-largest moon in the Solar System. Wikipedia

  • Io (moon)

    Innermost and third-largest of the four Galilean moons of the planet Jupiter. Fourth-largest moon in the solar system, has the highest density of all of them, and has the least amount of water molecules of any known astronomical object in the Solar System. Wikipedia

  • 4 Vesta

    One of the largest objects in the asteroid belt, with a mean diameter of 525 km. Discovered by the German astronomer Heinrich Wilhelm Matthias Olbers on 29 March 1807 and is named after Vesta, the virgin goddess of home and hearth from Roman mythology. Wikipedia

  • Eris (dwarf planet)

    Most massive and second-largest (by volume) dwarf planet (and plutoid) known in the Solar System. Discovered in January 2005 by a Palomar Observatory-based team led by Mike Brown, and its discovery was verified later that year. Wikipedia

  • Kepler-69c

    Confirmed super-Earth extrasolar planet, likely rocky, orbiting the Sun-like star Kepler-69, the outermost of two such planets discovered by NASA's Kepler spacecraft. Located about 2,430 light-years from Earth Wikipedia

  • 55 Cancri e

    Exoplanet in the orbit of its Sun-like host star 55 Cancri A. About 8.63 Earth masses and its diameter is about twice that of the Earth, thus classifying it as the first super-Earth discovered around a main sequence star, predating Gliese 876 d by a year. Wikipedia

  • Gliese 581g

    Unconfirmed (and frequently disputed) exoplanet claimed to orbit within the Gliese 581 system, twenty light-years from Earth. Discovered by the Lick–Carnegie Exoplanet Survey, and is the sixth planet orbiting the star; however, its existence could not be confirmed by the European Southern Observatory / High Accuracy Radial Velocity Planet Searcher (HARPS) survey team, and its existence remains controversial. Wikipedia

  • Makemake

    Likely dwarf planet and perhaps the second largest Kuiper belt object in the classical population, with a diameter approximately two-thirds that of Pluto. Makemake has one known satellite, S/2015 (136472) 1. Wikipedia

  • 20000 Varuna

    Large trans-Neptunian object and a possible dwarf planet in the Kuiper belt. Discovered in December 2000 by American astronomer Robert McMillan during a Spacewatch survey at the Kitt Peak National Observatory. Wikipedia

  • 50000 Quaoar

    Non-resonant trans-Neptunian object and a possible dwarf planet in the Kuiper belt, a region of icy planetesimals beyond Neptune. It measures approximately 1121 km in diameter, about half the diameter of Pluto. Wikipedia

  • Upsilon Andromedae b

    Extrasolar planet approximately 44 light-years away from the Sun in the constellation of Andromeda. The planet orbits the solar analog star, Upsilon Andromedae A, approximately every five days. Wikipedia

  • Gliese 832 c

    Extrasolar planet located approximately 16 light-years (4.93 parsecs, or about 151,400,000,000,000 km) away in the constellation of Grus, orbiting the star Gliese 832, a red dwarf. In its star's habitable zone and a big reason for its high rating is it receives the same amount of solar flux as the earth in the habitable exoplanets catalog. Wikipedia

  • Gliese 581c

    Planet orbiting within the Gliese 581 system. Second planet discovered in the system and the third in order from the star. Wikipedia

  • Planet Nine

    Hypothetical planet in the outer region of the Solar System. Its gravitational effects could explain the unusual clustering of orbits for a group of extreme trans-Neptunian objects (eTNOs), bodies beyond Neptune that orbit the Sun at distances averaging more than 250 times that of the Earth. Wikipedia

  • Kepler-11c

    Exoplanet discovered in the orbit of the Sun-like star Kepler-11 by the Kepler spacecraft, a NASA telescope aiming to discover Earth-like planets. Second planet from its star, and is most likely a water planet with a thin hydrogen–helium atmosphere. Wikipedia


Sentences forVenus

  • It is calculated that the Sun will become sufficiently large to engulf the current orbits of Mercury and Venus, and render Earth uninhabitable – but not for about five billion years.Sun-Wikipedia
  • Earth is unusual among the planets of the Solar System in having such a high concentration of oxygen gas in its atmosphere: Mars (with 0.1% by volume) and Venus have much less.Oxygen-Wikipedia
  • Early in their geologic histories, Mars and Venus are theorized to have had large water oceans.Ocean-Wikipedia
  • The ancient Sumerians believed that the Moon was the god Nanna, who was the father of Inanna, the goddess of the planet Venus, and Utu, the god of the sun.Moon-Wikipedia
  • The Soviet Union produced many significant technological achievements and innovations of the 20th century, including the world's first human-made satellite, the first humans in space and the first probe to land on another planet, Venus.Soviet Union-Wikipedia
  • The ancient Sumerians believed that the sun was Utu, the god of justice and twin brother of Inanna, the Queen of Heaven, who was identified as the planet Venus.Sun-Wikipedia
  • The planet Venus has a surface that is 90% basalt, indicating that volcanism played a major role in shaping its surface.Volcano-Wikipedia
  • The ISS, like many satellites including the Iridium constellation, can also produce flares of up to 8 or 16 times the brightness of Venus as sunlight glints off reflective surfaces.International Space Station-Wikipedia
  • The first was Mariner in the 1960s and 1970s, which made multiple visits to Venus and Mars and one to Mercury.NASA-Wikipedia
  • The brightest astronomical objects have negative apparent magnitudes: for example, Venus at −4.2 or Sirius at −1.46.Apparent magnitude-Wikipedia
  • Both Earth and Venus are known to have quasi-satellites.Asteroid-Wikipedia
  • The other terrestrial planets (Mercury, Venus, and Mars) as well as the Moon are believed to have a metallic core consisting mostly of iron.Iron-Wikipedia
  • In 2013, ESA scientists reported that the ionosphere of the planet Venus streams outwards in a manner similar to the ion tail seen streaming from a comet under similar conditions."Comet-Wikipedia
  • This includes four terrestrial planets (Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars), two gas giants (Jupiter and Saturn), and two ice giants (Uranus and Neptune).Sun-Wikipedia
  • The name Phosphorus in Ancient Greece was the name for the planet Venus and is derived from the Greek words (φῶς = light, φέρω = carry), which roughly translates as light-bringer or light carrier.Phosphorus-Wikipedia
  • Uncrewed programs launched the first American artificial satellites into Earth orbit for scientific and communications purposes, and sent scientific probes to explore the planets of the solar system, starting with Venus and Mars, and including "grand tours" of the outer planets.NASA-Wikipedia
  • Example: On 1 January 2019, Venus was from the Sun, and from Earth, at a phase angle of (near quarter phase).Absolute magnitude-Wikipedia
  • Its apparent magnitude reaches −2.94, which is surpassed only by Jupiter, Venus, the Moon, and the Sun.Mars-Wikipedia
  • The inner terrestrial planets consist of Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars.Astronomy-Wikipedia
  • When viewed from Earth, Jupiter can be bright enough for its reflected light to cast shadows, and is on average the third-brightest natural object in the night sky after the Moon and Venus.Jupiter-Wikipedia
  • Venus and Neptune have even lower eccentricities.Orbital eccentricity-Wikipedia
  • The four smaller inner planets, Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars, are terrestrial planets, being primarily composed of rock and metal.Solar System-Wikipedia
  • Jupiter is usually the fourth brightest object in the sky (after the Sun, the Moon and Venus); at times Mars is brighter than Jupiter.Jupiter-Wikipedia
  • Basalt commonly erupts on Io (the third largest moon of Jupiter), and has also formed on the Moon, Mars, Venus, and the asteroid Vesta.Basalt-Wikipedia
  • To the Ancient Greeks, some "stars", known as planets (Greek πλανήτης (planētēs), meaning "wanderer"), represented various important deities, from which the names of the planets Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn were taken.Star-Wikipedia
  • Over a dozen space probes have been placed into orbit around other bodies and become artificial satellites of the Moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, a few asteroids, a comet and the Sun.Satellite-Wikipedia
  • Many other Soviet and Russian space exploration records ensued, including the first spacewalk performed by Alexei Leonov, Luna 9 was the first spacecraft to land on the Moon, Zond 5 brought the first Earthlings (two tortoises and other life forms) to circumnavigate the Moon, Venera 7 was the first to land on another planet (Venus), Mars 3 then the first to land on Mars, the first space exploration rover Lunokhod 1, and the first space station Salyut 1 and Mir.Russia-Wikipedia
  • On other planets and moons that experience more active surface geological processes, such as Earth, Venus, Mars, Europa, Io and Titan, visible impact craters are less common because they become eroded, buried or transformed by tectonics over time.Impact crater-Wikipedia
  • Some terrestrial planets other than Earth also exhibit rocky mountain ranges, such as Maxwell Montes on Venus taller than any on Earth and Tartarus Montes on Mars, Jupiter's moon Io has mountain ranges formed from tectonic processes including Boösaule Montes, Dorian Montes, Hi'iaka Montes and Euboea Montes.Mountain range-Wikipedia
  • The word year is also used for periods loosely associated with, but not identical to, the calendar or astronomical year, such as the seasonal year, the fiscal year, the academic year, etc. Similarly, year can mean the orbital period of any planet; for example, a Martian year and a Venusian year are examples of the time a planet takes to transit one complete orbit.Year-Wikipedia

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