All About The Milky Way ;)

learn all bout the milky way here !!!

What is the milky way ?

We live in one of the arms of a large spiral galaxy called the Milky Way. The Sun and its planets (including Earth) lie in this quiet part of the galaxy, about half way out from the centre.

The Milky Way is shaped like a huge whirlpool that rotates once every 200 million years. It is made up of at least 100 billion stars, as well as dust and gas. It is so big that light takes
100 000 years to cross from one side to the other. cool right ! :o :o :O

what is the milky way made of ??

The Milky Way is a spiral galaxy which formed about 14 billion years ago, and looks like a large pinwheel rotating in space. it is mainly made up of stars, dust and a gas called nebula . meteors ,astroids and planets and solar system also take part of the milky way.

pictures of the milky way

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