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The solar system consists of the planets and debris in orbit around our star. There are many solar systems in our galaxy, ours is but one of myriads (many thousands--possibly even billions). Each of the stars in our galaxy orbits about the center of the galaxy. Our sun requires some 200 million years to complete one orbit. To give some idea of the scale of the solar system, although earth whips around the sun once every year, Uranus (the furthest planet from the sun within our solar system) takes 84 years. Pluto takes 250 years to complete one revolution. While it would take light some 25 hours to cross from one section of the solar system to the other, it takes light 263 million hours (30 thousand years) to get from the sun to the center of the galaxy.

The Milky Way Galaxy is about a hundred thousand light years from side to side, and is one of some one hundred billion galaxies existing within our universe. Does the Milky Way Galaxy occupy a special place within the universe? No. Our galaxy is large, but otherwise fairly unremarkable. Our sister galaxy, Andromeda, is the biggest galaxy in our local group (about 20 galaxies). There are some galaxy WAY bigger than ours, containing trillions of stars.
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Which is bigger the solar system or the universe?

  the universe is bigger than a solar system. Obviouisly, because there are many solar systems in our galexy, and many galexies in our universe, there may be more that one

How many solar systems are there in the universe?

There are on the order of 100,000,000,000 (one hundred billion) galaxies in the universe, as far as current telescopes can detect. Some of these galaxies may hold up to 100,00

Venus's' position in the solar system?

Venus is the second planet from the sun. Venus is the planet second from the Sun between Mercury and Earth its diameter is 7.520 miles

What is Jupiter's position in the solar system?

Jupiter is the fifth planet out from the Sun and the first of the four outer gas giant planets. It is around 5.2 astronomical units from the Sun on average (5.2 times the Eart

What is Neptune's position in the solar system?

Neptune is the eighth and most distant planet after Niburu from the Sun. Neptune is approximately 4.503 billion kilometers away from the Sun.

What is Mercury's position in the solar system?

Mercury is the closest planet to the Sun in our solar system. Mercury orbits the sun at an average distance of about 36 million miles (58 million kilometers). It is the plan

How does the solar system fit into the universe?

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