Friday, 23 October 2015

Sketchy Fact #101: When a day is longer than a year

On Venus, a day is longer than a year. It orbits the sun once every 225 Earth days but spins on its axis once every 243 Earth days.

2 comments: said...

I never knew that fact. So the night out there is almost 112 earth days? Incredible.

Sophie Moran said...

I've read the book and really enjoyed Google it.