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24 Pictures That Are Going To Make You Feel Very, Very Small

So very tiny.

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7. But Mars is nothing compared to all the other planets in our solar system:

The outer planets (gas giants) of our solar system. compared to the size of our Earth.

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The outer planets (gas giants) of our solar system. compared to the size of our Earth.

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13. And that's what you look like from behind Saturn's rings:

Your place in the universe. It's all about perspective. #hhsbeavers

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Your place in the universe. It's all about perspective. #hhsbeavers

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15. Here's a look at what we look like compared to the Sun:

Space. Sun. Earth Compared to the Sun.

17. But even that is so small compared to a black hole:

Supermassive black hole NGC1277 put in perspective!

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Supermassive black hole NGC1277 put in perspective!

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And here's how far our human voices carry outside into our galaxy:

This blue dot shows how far the earliest human radio broadcasts have reached into the galaxy! (at the speed of light)

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This blue dot shows how far the earliest human radio broadcasts have reached into the galaxy! (at the speed of light)

9:01 PM - 31 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

21. But, of course, the Milky Way is nothing compared to what's out there. Here's what it looks like compared to the largest observable galaxy:

The largest galaxy we've observed is 60 times the size of our own Milky Way.

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The largest galaxy we've observed is 60 times the size of our own Milky Way.

10:28 AM - 21 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And again:

Our galaxy (Milky Way) compared to the largest known galaxy (IC 1011). Crazy.

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Our galaxy (Milky Way) compared to the largest known galaxy (IC 1011). Crazy.

12:06 PM - 16 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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