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Sun and Earth in Scale
Sig07 012

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/R. Hurt (SSC)

Artwork • July 13th, 2007 • sig07-012

sig07-012

This illustration shows the relative sizes of the Sun and the Earth by placing them impossibly close together.

About the Object

Name
SunEarth
Type
Planet > Type > Terrestrial
Star > Evolutionary Stage > Main Sequence
Star > Spectral Type > G