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What is earth's supercluster?

Earth is in milkyway galaxy which is part of Virgo cluster and Virgo cluster is located in Virgo supercluster. Cluster = A group of galaxies. Supercluster = group of clusters.

How big is a supercluster?

A supercluster can vary between several hundred light years to a billion light years across. They are the largest structures in the Universe.