The solar system is huge, and if you are currently in the process of studying the solar system, having a visual illustration is highly needed to make the studying process easier. The following diagram of the solar system collection is prepared for you who are learning about the solar system. All of the solar system diagrams are provided in high quality and printable size. Click on the diagram and get all started!
The diagram of the solar system shows the components that make up the solar system. It consists of the Sun, the planets Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto. The inner solar system contains the Sun, Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars. The planets of the outer solar system are Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto. The whole solar system orbits the center of our home galaxy, a spiral disk of 200 billion stars we call the Milky Way.
The planets, most of the satellites of the planets and the asteroids revolve around the Sun in the same direction, in nearly circular orbits. The solar system also includes the satellites of the planets; numerous comets, asteroids, and meteoroids; and the interplanetary medium.
The Sun makes up 98 percent of the matter in the solar system. Study the following diagrams and choose the one that is perfect for your learning reference! Find more interesting and educative diagrams in our site by browsing up our category!