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Jupiter  


Jupiter is the 5th planet away from the Sun and the largest planet in the Solar System. Its diameter is 89,000 miles / 143,000 km (the Earth's diameter is 8,000 miles / 12,900 km). It orbits the Sun every 11.86 years. It has 15 moons and through a telescope four of them, Io, Ganymede, Europa, Callisto are visible on Earth. In ancient times Jupiter was seen as the ruler of the gods, the son of the god Saturn, whom he overthrew. Originally he is the god of the sky and king of heaven and sky,
Jupiter was worshiped as the god of the rain, clouds, thunderbolt, and lightning. The Greek god, Zeus, who became Jupiter in Latin mythology, drew lots with his brothers to share the Universe. Hades drew the underworld, Poseidon drew the sea and Zeus became the supreme ruler. His power was greater than all the others, but he was not omnipotent or omniscient.
 

Greek deity:

Zeus

The king of the gods. He was the youngest son of Chronos and Rhea.

German deity:

Donar

God of thunder. He is the Also known as Thor is the oldest son of Odin and the Jörd.

Egyptian deity:

Osiris

He was the god of the underworld and the son of Nut and Geb.

Yoruba Orisha:

Orunmila

Orisha of wisdom. He is the witness of the creation. He knows the destination of everything that is. He strives for harmony and balance of the world.

Jupiter

Distance from the sun:

483,682,805 miles (778,412,020 km)

Time of circulation:

4.331,87 Tage

Period of rotation:

0,41 Tage

Equatorial radius:

44,335 miles (71,350 km)

Note (circulation):

Fis - 369,99 Hz

Note (rotation):

Ais - 466,16 Hz

Number:

4

Weekday:

Thursday

Metal:

Tin

Zodiac:

 

Rider-Waite-Smith-Tarot:

The Emperor

Tarot de Marseilles:

Le Empereur

Images and symbols:

A king is riding on a deer. He holds a sword in his right hand. He is accompanied by the Pope and a girl which is wearing a laurel wreath. She wears a dress made of peacock feathers.

 

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