Major-planets sentence example
- This is true not only of the major planets Mercury, Venus, the Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune; it is also true of the host of more than five hundred minor planets.
- The bodies of this class consist of eight major planets moving round the sun at various distances, and of an unknown number of minor planets, much smaller than the major planets, forming a separate group. Thirdly, satellites, or secondary planets revolving around the major planets, and therefore accompanying them in their revolutions around the sun.
- The major planets are separated into two groups of four each, between which the minor planets, for the most part, revolve.
- The outer group of major planets comprises: Jupiter, 24,24, with seven satellites; Saturn, T?, with ten satellites; Uranus, a or 1, with four satellites; Neptune, with one satellite.
- But there is an obvious gap between the two groups of major planets which is filled by the group of minor planets.Advertisement
- Taking the mean distance of this group as that of a planet, the distance of the major planets closely approximates to Bode's law, except in the case of Neptune.
- The major planets all move around the sun in the same direction, from west to east, in orbits but little inclined to each other.
- But when definitive results as to the orbits are required, it is necessary to compute the perturbations produced by such of the major planets as have affected the motions of the body.
- The arrangement of the major planets, with the numbers of their respective satellites thus far known, in the order of distance from the sun, is as follows: The first group in order - the smaller major planets - comprises: Mercury, with no known satellite; Venus, ?,?, with no known satellite; The Earth, ®, with one satellite, the moon; Mars, with two satellites.
- All the major planets and many of the minor planets revolve in elliptic g FIG.Advertisement
- In order to use a moon calendar to your advantage, you should know the location of all the major planets (Sun, Moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and Pluto).
- There are other factors in your astrological chart that can contribute to compatibility such as different rising signs or the position of major planets in your chart.
- An individual with a sun in Scorpio may not relate as heavily to this zodiac position if several other of his major planets are located in different signs.
- Such a chart features an abundance of this zodiac sign within major planets.
- If Taurus or Scorpio rests in several of the major planets such as the sun, moon, Mars and Venus, this can make for a fairly dominant chart.Advertisement