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Earth is 2000 light-years closer to the Milky Way’s blackhole – SlashGear

Scientists at the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan recently created a new map of the Milky Way galaxy. The map of the galaxy found that the Earth is 2000…

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Scientists at the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan recently created a new map of the Milky Way galaxy. The map of the galaxy found that the Earth is 2000 light-years closer to the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy than previously believed. Researchers also found that the Earth is orbiting the black hole faster than previous estimates.
In 1985, the International Astronomical Union announced that Earth was 27,700 light-years from the black hole in the galaxy’s…

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