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Current Planetary Positions

Sun 21° Leo 58' 01"
Moon 08° Libra 45' 01"
Mercury 12° Leo 37' 14" R
Venus 07° Libra 51' 09"
Mars 29° Capricorn 41' 45" R
Jupiter 15° Scorpio 08' 00"
Saturn 02° Capricorn 56' 54" R
Uranus 02° Taurus 32' 24" R
Neptune 15° Pisces 42' 50" R
Pluto 19° Capricorn 15' 35" R
Chiron 01° Aries 44' 11" R
TrueNode 05° Leo 49' 12" R

Astronomical

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……………