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The distance of the earth to the edge of the Milky way is 1000 light years

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How many light years is mars from the edge of the milky way?

Same as Earth. The distance from Earth to Mars is insignificant in comparison to the distance scales in the Milky Way. - About 20,000 light-years.


How long does it take light to reach the earth from the edge of the Milky Way galaxy?

It takes light about 25,000 years to reach earth from the nearest edge of the Milky Way.


How far is milkyway galaxy from earth?

earth is in the milky way galaxy at the edge


What galaxy do earth belongs?

The earth exists on the edge of the Milky Way galaxy.


Distance from one edge of the milky way to the other?

it is about 100,000 lightyears


Where is earth located in the milky way?

near the outer edge of our galaxy


Is the solar system about halfway between the center of the Milky Way galaxy and its outer edge?

The solar system is the Milky Way galaxy, Earth, and all other planets and galaxies are the solar system.


What is on the edge of the solar system milky way?

The milky way IS NOT a solar system. it contains millions of solar systems. and there is no definite edge to the milky way galaxy. stars simply distance themselves apart from each other until they stop traveling with the milky way galaxy


How large is the Milky Way from edge to edge?

Estimates are that the Milky Way is about 100,000 light years across. Light, as observed from earth, takes about 100,000 earth years to travel across. A bit far for a daily commute, isn't it?


Is the earth found at the center of the milky way?

No. We are in the outer portion of the Milky way about 3/4 of the way to the edge. The center of the Milky Way could not sustain life.


Where is the earth positioned in the universe?

The Earth is 93,000,000 miles from the Sun, on the edge of the Milky Way galaxy, in the Virgo supercluster.


How far is earth from the edge of the solar system?

29770600000km I found this by taking the distance from the earth to the sun from the distance from the sun to the heliosphere (edge of solar system)


Is the sun further away from the earth than the milky way?

The answer is no But this is in general thinking, if you are talking about the sun being further away from the earth than the edge of the Milky Way then the answer is no. But because the Milky Way is the universe in a way it is all around us and therefore the Milky Way galaxy is closer to earth.


How far is the sun in light years from the center of the Milky Way galaxy?

It's about Three/fifths the distance from the center to the edge. The distance from the center to the edge is about 50,000 light years so the sun is about 30,000 light years from the center of The Milky Way. Of course this is very oproximate seeing that we don't really know the diameter of the MIlky way


What is the farthest edge of milky way to the Earth?

Approximately 100,000 thousand light years away.


Where is the position of the solar system located in the milky way?

The solar system is about halfway between the milky way's core and it's edge.


Is your sun near the Edge of the Milky Way?

Ummmmm the sun is not near the Edge of the milky way.The milky way is just the milky way.The milky way is spiral anyways? not being mean


Where in the milky way is the earth found?

I know that we are near the edge. (It is round.) Does that help? (It is much more dense in the middle; that is what you see at night when you see "the Milky Way" - the middle there-of.)


Where are you in the space?

Well I am on Earth which is in the Solar System which is closer to the Outer Edge of the Milky Way than to the Galactic Center.


What is the distance from the front to the back of a step called?

Tread Width. The tread width is the distance between the outer edge and the inner edge of the tread


What is the distance between the middle and edge of a circle called?

the radius.


What is the distance between the center and edge of a circle caller?

The radius


What is the required distance between edge markers?

200 feet


What is the distance between Germany and Netherlands?

There is no distance between the Netherlands and Germany. The entire eastern edge of the Netherlands borders Germany.


Were is the sun in the milky way?

toward the edge