# Which is closer to earth: the sun, pluto, the star nearest our solar system or the galaxy nearest to the Milky Way?

Nov 27, 2015

Definitely the Sun.

#### Explanation:

If we consider our Sun as a reference point in Space then, Earth is the most closest Object at a distance of 150 million km, then there is Pluto at 5.8 Billion km, the Star nearest to our Sun, Proxima-Centauri is at 4.25 Light Years , 1 Light Year is 9.4 x ${10}^{12}$ km, and then comes the galaxy closest to the Milky Way, the Andromeda at about 2.25 million Light years.