How far away is the Big Dipper from Earth?

Answer The Big Dipper ranges from 68 light years to 210 light years away from Earth. The three stars in the Dipper's handle are 68, 88 and 210 light years away. Three of the four stars in the Dipper's lad... Read More »

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What is the distance between Earth and Pluto?

Pluto can be as close as 28 astronomical units, or approximately 2.6 billion miles, from Earth, when the ninth planet reaches its closest point to the sun, according to Universe Today. When it is a... Read More »

How long does it takes Earth to orbit Pluto?

Earth orbits the sun, not Pluto. Moreover, it would be impossible for Pluto to exert any gravitational pull on Earth. Gravity is a function of mass, and because Pluto has less than .24 percent of E... Read More »

How does NASA sends photos from outer space to Earth and how long do photos from Jupiter take to reach Earth?

The simple answer is, over a radio transmission containing the picture information and between 35 and 52 minutes depending on how far away we are from Jupiter at the time.NASA has employed many dif... Read More »