A tediously accurate map of the solar system

The scale of space is mind-boggling, even when you’re just considering the distances between the largest planets, moons, and planetoids in our Solar System.

Pictures in books are misleading – the actual distances and sizes involved make it impossible to fit a scale model of the solar system on a piece of paper.

This website, however, presents a more accurate perspective by letting you scroll through an actual scale model of the Solar System, all the way from the Sun to Pluto:

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