Size: 5.5% the mass of Earth
Orbit from the Sun: 57’910’000 km
Daily motion: 1 degree average
It takes the Mercury 88 days to complete its cycle, and travel through the twelve signs of the Zodiac.
Mercury is named after the messenger of the Roman Gods, and is our planet of communication and exchanges. Mercury symbolizes our intellectual capacity, thought processes, rational thinking and common sense, and defines our mind and the way we use it. All intellectual activities in general, such as language, speech, writing, order, evaluation, comprehension and learning abilities, are under the influence of Mercury.
Mercury is connected to the tarot card I The Magician