Orbits of the Planets

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    A scale model of the orbits of the planets in our solar system. The inner planets' orbits and sun are to the same scale. They would fit in the smallest orbit of the outer planets. The sun's light takes over 4 hours to reach neptune at a mean distance of 4,504,300,000 kilometers.

    Here you can learn more about our solar system: science.nationalgeographic.com/science/space/solar-system

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    3n, Yourmung, TItanius Hayward, and 27 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Brandon Schaefer 54 months ago | reply

      Nice and simple.

    2. Pete Moore 53 months ago | reply

      This is really lovely. Nice work.

    3. sobreiro 52 months ago | reply

      There's something hypnotic about your work, I love it!

    4. chopshopstore 52 months ago | reply

      Hallo, ich bin der Administrator der Gruppe Space Designs, und wir würden uns freuen, wenn Du dies zu unserer Gruppe hinzufügen würdest.

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