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The location of the Solar System in the 'local' Universe



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The location of the Solar System in the 'local' Universe
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The images show Earth's position within the local supercluster, from top left to bottom right (left to right in the high-resolution image), five zoom levels / five star maps:

1 - the Solar System
2 - the Sun's neighbouring stars
3 - the immediate vicinity of the Milky Way
4 - the Local Group
5 - the Virgo Supercluster

Credit: Azcolvin (CC-BY-SA 3.0).