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Milky Way Galaxy - Wikipedia

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The Milky Way is the galaxy that contains our Solar System. The descriptive " milky" is derived from the appearance from Earth of the galaxy – a band of light ...

10 Interesting Facts About the Milky Way - Universe Today

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The Milky Way Galaxy is an immense and very interesting place. Not only does it measure some 120000–180000 light-years in diameter, it is home to planet.

The Universe within 50000 Light Years - The Milky Way Galaxy

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This map shows the full extent of the Milky Way galaxy - a spiral galaxy of at least two hundred billion stars. Our Sun is buried deep within the Orion Arm about ...

Milky Way Galaxy: Facts About Our Galactic Home - Space.com

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Feb 22, 2013 ... The Milky Way is a barred spiral galaxy, about a hundred light-years across. We live on one of its minor spurs, the Orion Arm.

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Nov 21, 2013 ... This virtual journey shows the different components that make up our home galaxy, the Milky Way, which contains about a hundred billion stars.

Our Galaxy - Introduction - Astronomy Online

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Our Galaxy - Introduction - Stars and Our Milky Way.

Galaxies | Science Mission Directorate

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Our galaxy, the Milky Way, is typical: it has hundreds of billions of stars, enough gas and dust to make billions more stars, and at least ten times as much dark ...

Milky Way Galaxy Facts - Space Facts

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The Milky Way Galaxy is our home galaxy in the universe. It is a fairly typical barred spiral with four major arms in its disk, at least one spur, and a newly ...

Milky Way - Imagine the Universe! - NASA

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Sep 21, 2016 ... Because we dwell within the Milky Way Galaxy, it is impossible for us to take a picture of its spiral structure from the outside. But we do know ...

Milky Way Galaxy

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A galaxy is a collection of stars and interstellar material held together by gravity. The galaxy our Sun lives in is called the Milky Way or the Galaxy (note the ...