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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 ...

10 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 100000–120000 light-years in diameter, it is home to planet.

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

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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 galaxy, about half ...

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 ...

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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.

The Milky Way Galaxy - Our Home - Windows to the Universe

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Jan 11, 2006 ... The Milky Way galaxy is the spiral galaxy we call home, as do roughly 100 billion other stars. It looks very much like other spiral galaxies when ...

The Milky Way Galaxy

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On a dark night we may see a band of light stretching across the sky. With binoculars or a small telescope this band is partially resolved into stars, as illustrated ...

Our own Galaxy - the Milky Way - damtp

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Our own Galaxy - the Milky Way. Our own galaxy consists of about 200 billion stars, with our own Sun being a fairly typical specimen. It is a fairly large spiral ...

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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.

Milky Way and Our Location | NASA

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Graphic view of our Milky Way Galaxy. The Milky Way Galaxy is organized into spiral arms of giant stars that illuminate interstellar gas and dust. The Sun is in a ...

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 ...