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Milky Way

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The Sun is 26,000–28,000 ly (8.0–8.6 kpc) from the Galactic Center. ... It has been proposed that the Milky Way lacks a bulge ...

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.

ESA - Space for Kids - Our Universe - The Milky Way

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Jul 3, 2016 ... We live in one of the arms of a large spiral galaxy called the Milky Way. The Sun and its planets (including Earth) lie in this quiet part of the ...

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 ...

Hubble Peers Into the Heart of the Milky Way Galaxy | NASA

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Mar 31, 2016 ... Peering deep into the dusty heart of our Milky Way galaxy using infrared vision, NASA's Hubble Space Telescope reveals a rich tapestry of ...

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Feb 19, 2015 ... Currently working on a new educational space video and so I thought I'd brush up on some of my animation & 3D skills and update my "Earth ...

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 ...

The Milky Way Galaxy - Zoom Astronomy - Enchanted Learning

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Our solar system is located in the outer reaches of the Milky Way Galaxy, which is a spiral galaxy. The Milky Way Galaxy contains roughly 200 billion stars.

X marks the spot at the center of the Milky Way galaxy - Phys.org

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Jul 19, 2016 ... WISE allsky map of the sky showing the Milky Way Galaxy. The central circle indicates the centre of the Galaxy and the inset shows an ...

X marks the spot at the center of the Milky Way galaxy: WISE data ...

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Jul 19, 2016 ... The Milky Way Galaxy is a barred spiral galaxy: a disk-shaped collection of dust, gas and billions of stars, 100,000 light-years in diameter.

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10 Interesting Facts About the Milky Way - Universe Today

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Jul 12, 2016 ... The Milky Way Galaxy is an immense and very interesting place. Not only does it measure some 100000–120000 light-years in diameter, it is ...

What is the Milky Way? - Universe Today

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Jul 12, 2016 ... It is just one of hundreds of billions of galaxies in the Universe, and ours is called the Milky Way because the disk of the galaxy appears to be ...

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 ...