What Is the Hottest Planet?


The hottest planet in our solar system is Venus, even though Mercury is closer to the sun. Venus' atmosphere makes it act like an oven, keeping the heat in at a toasty 400 degrees Celsius. You can find more information here: http://www.astronomytoday.com/astronomy/venus.html
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Although Mercury is closest to the sun, Venus is the hottest planet in our solar system with temperatures up to 854 degrees due to high atmospheric CO2.
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