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Current Planetary Positions

Sun 00° Pisces 46' 57"
Moon 01° Virgo 51' 09"
Mercury 16° Pisces 19' 31"
Venus 18° Capricorn 16' 18"
Mars 03° Taurus 34' 07"
Jupiter 20° Sagittarius 41' 35"
Saturn 16° Capricorn 53' 36"
Uranus 29° Aries 24' 46"
Neptune 15° Pisces 35' 09"
Pluto 22° Capricorn 11' 42"
Chiron 00° Aries 04' 19"
TrueNode 26° Cancer 25' 05" R

The weight of the sun

 

Imagine all the matter in our system. The Sun, all the planets, the dozens of moons orbiting the planets, the asteroids, comets and all the remaining flotsam. Now imagine you place everything on a giant scale in order to weigh and assess it. Amazingly, you would discover the sun accounts for 99.86% of the total mass!

 

So now try to think of it this way: If the entire solar system is worth $100, the sun would be $99.86. The sun is almost all of it!

 

Of the 14 cents that remain, Jupiter would be 10 cents and Saturn 3 cents. Everything else, Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto, Eris, moons, asteroids, comets etc would be the final penny. The earth would be about 3/100 of that penny.

 

I guess this tells us the Sun is pretty big and the earth is really small.

 

And as for all life including me, you, and the rest of us……………

 

 

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