Asteroids will also be studied
He made the announcement as part of the announcement of 50 major projects to mark the country’s 50th anniversary. The UAE will also explore seven asteroids in the Solar System. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid stated that the main purpose of the Venus mission is to study the asteroid range between Mars and Jupiter. He said the exploration would extend to seven asteroids in the Solar System, making it the largest meteorite destination on Earth.
360 crore km
The spacecraft will be completed in seven years and will return to Venus in 2028. In five years, it will reach 3.6 billion km by 2033. The new spacecraft will travel seven times longer than the Mars mission. Announcing the mission of Venus, Sheikh Mohammed commented that we are looking at the stars. “Because there are no boundaries, boundaries or limits to the country’s progress towards progress and growth,” he said. Through this, the UAE is investing for future generations. He added that every step the country takes in the space sector is opening up new opportunities for the youth of the country and the world.
About Venus, the so-called morning star
– The hottest planet in the solar system. The temperature here is 425 degrees Celsius.
– Venus is known as the Earth’s sister planet. Venus is slightly smaller than Earth in size.
– Venus has the longest day on the planet in the solar system. One day on Venus is 243 days longer than Earth. One year here is about 223 years on Earth.
– Here the sun rises from the west and sets at the east.
– It takes about six minutes for sunlight to reach Venus. It takes eight minutes and 20 seconds to reach Earth
– Venus is the second brightest natural object after the Moon.
– It is estimated that there are 1600 volcanoes here. But most of these are in a definite state.
– Venus orbits the Earth and other planets in the Solar System.
– Venus is the name of the Roman goddess of love and beauty.
– The wind speed here is 725 km per hour. It’s faster than the fastest storm on earth.