Solar neighborhood

http://astrothesaurus.org/uat/1509

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Solar neighbourhood
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http://astrothesaurus.org/uat/1056 original
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http://astrothesaurus.org/uat/1528 original
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1509 original
definition That part of the Milky Way galaxy lying near the Sun. In fact there is no definition of the exact radius of this region. It is referred to the immediate solar neighborhood (within about 5 pc), the solar neighborhood (within about 25 pc), and the extended solar neighborhood (within a few hundred pc).
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