Sun - Mostly all galaxies appear to be moving away from us....

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Sun Our Sun moves relative to the other stars in the local Solar neighborhood! Our Sun and the stars of the local Solar neighborhood orbit around the center of the Milky Way Galaxy every 230 million years! The Milky Way moves with the expansion of the Universe
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Unformatted text preview: Mostly all galaxies appear to be moving away from us. The farther away they are, the faster they are moving. Just like raisins in a raisin cake; they all move apart from each other as the dough (space itself) expands....
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This note was uploaded on 09/11/2011 for the course AST 2002 taught by Professor Britt during the Spring '08 term at University of Central Florida.

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