A friend asked me what the numbers in the following image represent:


Mercury   8
Venus    15
Earth    61
Mars     33
Ceres    42
Jupiter  42
Saturn  100
Uranus   22
Neptune  57
Pluto    85

My (limited) guesses on what the figures could be turned up nothing. I'm guessing since Saturn is 100, that the figures are expressed as a % of whatever the figure is for saturn? I'm pretty stumped for this.

Any idea what the numbers stand for?

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    $\begingroup$ Where does the image come from? It seems to be of a display, so where it was taken could help. One would expect there to be an explanation somewhere nearby. As there is no apparent pattern, it is possible that it relates to a work of fiction or an outside field such as astrology. More information is needed for this to be answerable. $\endgroup$
    – kim holder
    Jun 23 '16 at 19:50
  • $\begingroup$ My friend took the picture and sent it to me asking what it meant. He's located in Britain if that helps. $\endgroup$ Jun 23 '16 at 19:53
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    $\begingroup$ Pinged the puzzling.SE chat - perhaps they can help figure this one out $\endgroup$ Jun 23 '16 at 22:30
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    – called2voyage
    Jun 24 '16 at 13:28
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    $\begingroup$ FYI, an image search turns up a LOT of hits with the "original" image. For example, museumvictoria.com.au/pages/8719/gallery/SolarSystem_2008.jpg $\endgroup$
    – Steve
    Jun 24 '16 at 15:18