Where is the Center of the Solar System?

Photo by Ross Sneddon on Unsplash

If somebody asks you where the center of the solar system is, you would probably say “the sun.”

The orrery shows it all. Everything orbits around the sun (which we knew a lot earlier than most think. Geocentric beliefs were kind of always pseudo science).

Except that it’s not that simple.

--

--

--

Exploring the wonders of the Cosmos, one mystery at a time

Recommended from Medium

Sky News for July 2017

Natural Weekends — Clouds

Cryptonian Baby mint is SOLD OUT!!

September 8, 2021 ~ For Lucy

A bright central light against a dark sky. Light trails are bursting in all directions as if to show a firework exploding in the night.

Building a Virtual Sky

A Solar System on your table

The Apollo Project in 35 little-known images

Stephen Hawking Equation?

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Jennifer R. Povey

Jennifer R. Povey

Support this blog! Sign up for your Medium membership here and I will receive part of your membership fee! https://jenniferrpovey.medium.com/membership

More from Medium

Ganymede: The Largest Moon of Jupiter

The Real Sword In The Stone That Inspired Arthurian Legend

The Mysterious & Strange Disease Which Wiped Out 15 Million Aztecs

5 Heartbreaking And Amazing Stories of Soviet Space Dogs