Is the Sun Bigger Than the Moon and Earth?


The sun is bigger than the earth and the moon. It has a diameter of about 1,392,000 km which is about 109 times that of the Earth and a mass of about 2×1030 kilograms which is 330,000 times that of the Earth. Consequently, the sun accounts for about 99.86% of the total mass of the Solar System. The moon is a quarter of the diameter of Earth and it is 1?„81 of the mass of Earth.
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Jupiter is so big that 1300 earths could fit inside it. If Earth were a dime jupiter would be a soccer ball. It is the giant of our solar system.
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The sun is actually 400 times larger than the moon and 100 times larger than the earth; the sun has a diameter of 865, 000 miles as compared to the moon’s 2, 160 miles. The sun and the moon may appear to be the same size as we observe them from earth simply because the sun is 400 times as far away from the earth as the moon.
The sun is much bigger than the moon and the earth, with the moon being the smallest of the three. The sun is actually the biggest body in the solar system, followed by Jupiter. The sun and the moon appear to be the same size in space because the moon, though smaller, is much closer than the earth. Smaller bodies usually orbit bigger ones, thus the earth orbits around the sun.
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