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Planet Uranus Facts
|Ruling Planet Uranus
|Uranus rules the astrological
sign of Aquarius
Planet Uranus in Astrology
|Order from the Sun
||Uranus is seventh in order from the sun. In Greek mythology, god of the sky,
mate of the goddess of the Earth, and father of the Titans
|Diameter of Uranus
||31,763.25 Miles (51,118 km)
||14.5 times Earth's mass
|Average distance from Sun
||1,783,939,418.79 Miles (2,870,972,200 km)
|Length of day in Earth days
||0.72 (17.9 Earth hours) (retrograde)
|Length of year in Earth days
||30,685 (84 Earth years)
|Mean surface temperature
||Minus -353.47° F (-214.15° Celsius) or 59 Kelvin
||83% hydrogen, 15% helium, 2% methane (at depth)
||0.90 that of Earth
|If you weighed 100 pounds
||You would weigh 88.9 pounds on Uranus
Uranus is associated with sudden, unexpected happenings, it represents society
as a whole. It's brotherhood, clubs, lodges, social welfare, astrology and electricity.
It is explosive. It's creative, original, independent and very individualistic.
You are creative and independent wherever Uranus appears in your chart. This is
an area where you have your own ideas, where you are an individual. The manner
in which you seek your independence and creativity depends on the sign containing
Uranus and the aspects Uranus receives from the other planets.
Uranus rules Aquarius and therefore retains all
the qualities and characteristics of that sign and the 11th solar house.
Uranus, along with Neptune, is a planet of genius so that it adds a certain
ingenuity to whatever house it occupies and the planets in aspect to it. It is
swift and to the point. It rules air travel.
Uranus represents vision and freedom, invention and improvement. It's the new
frontier, modern and progressive.
Other Ruling Planets:
| Uranus | Venus