# How many times bigger is the sun compared to Earth?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 16, 2018

#### Explanation:

The ratio of the Sun's *diameter* to the Earth's diameter is

1,392,000/12756 = 109.1

This means the ratio of their volumes is 109.1 x 109.1 x 109.1, which is about 1,300,000,and that means that 1,300,000 Earths should fit inside the Sun.

http://www.suntrek.org/sun-as-a-star/sun-and-earth/comparing-size-sun-and-earth.shtml

Volume:

http://www.smartconversion.com/otherinfo/volume_of_planets_and_the_sun.aspx