Distance To Opposite End Of Milky Way Measured


Using a 180-year-old technique and a continent-wide radio telescope system, scientists have directly measured the distance of a region all the way across from us at the other end of the Milky Way. The distance of 66,000 light-years almost doubles the previous record of the longest distance directly measured. The direct measurement method used was trigonometric…


Distance To Opposite End Of Milky Way Measured
Distance To Opposite End Of Milky Way Measured

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