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When is the Sun and Earth going to collide?


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2009-07-31 02:51:03
2009-07-31 02:51:03

Nobody knows for sure but I think it would be along time like some millions or billions years. Anyway you don't have to worry about that for now. ___________________________ At a close approximation, "never" . In about 5 billion years, the Sun will turn into a red giant star, and _may_ expand enough to consume the Earth. But the math isn't certain yet.


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The solar system (the planets, the earth and the sun) is a part of the milky way, and rotates with the other stars the milky way consists of. The milky way is therefore not going to collide with the earth.

no but my pp will collide into your mother

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because it is going further an inch every year.

no thell just inline with the milky way and the sun

It's scientifically proven that the earth IS extremely slowly getting closer to the sun because the gravitational pull of the sun is really strong but we won't collide with the sun before it expands and consumes the earth. Luckily this will not happen for a few billion years.

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going toward the Sun, Mercury; going away from the Sun, Earth

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(well in pics) but it really wont happen because earth is like a big magnet but the gravitational pull will not let the other planets collide with the earth or (even the sun) some say !!

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Rotation of the Earth, with the sun going out of view.

Going to the sun is farther. :)

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