Core

Galactic Core of the Milky Way

Galactic Features
Structure Core Rim Waves Arms
Contents Sectors Stars Solar Systems Planets

SagitariusA.jpg

The Galactic Center is the rotational center of the Milky Way. The estimates for its location range from 7.6 to 8.7 kiloparsecs (about 25,000 to 28,000 light years) from First Earth in the direction of the constellations Sagittarius, Ophiuchus, and Scorpius where the Milky Way appears brightest.

There is a supermassive black hole at the Galactic Center of the Milky Way called Sagittarius A.

Core

Silver Age Beyond brightwyrm