2010 October 10
originally shared via google talk

Wikipedia I learned recently that the solar system is slightly closer to the Canis Major Galaxy than to the center of the Milky Way. Figure showing the Milk Way, with the solar system and galactic center marked, as well as the position of the Canis Major Galaxy and its stream, which trails behind it as it orbits the Milky Way.

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