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Greek Mythology:  Venus is the goddess of sexual love and physical beauty.

Venus is the second planet from the Sun, It has a diameter of about 6,052 kilometers (3,760 miles).

Venus has a mass 81.5% that of the Earth. It revolves around the Sun in 224.7 days at a distance of approximately 108.1 million kilometers (67.2 million miles).

The word Venus is derived from the Middle English; Venus, also from Old English; Venus and from the Latin; love.


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