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the sun and everything that orbits around the sun


the solar system is known to be at least twenty light hours in diameter



the earth



the sun is eight light minutes away from us



the moon is one light second away



mercury is four light minutes away from where we are



venus is two light minutes away from the earth



mars is five light minutes away from our planet



jupiter is thirty six light minutes away



saturn is seventy two light minutes away



uranus is one hundred and fifty eight light minutes away



neptune is two hundred and forty seven light minutes away



eris is ten light hours away from us


the orbit of some comets around the sun takes them further away from us than the nearest star

the nearest sun to our sun is two light years away