How Long Does It Take to Drive to the Sun?

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Does that morning commute have you down? It may seem a little more tolerable, when you consider the following drive times. These are all based on driving 70 miles per hour (113 KPH), 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days per year. The numbers are rounded.

Destination

Years Months

Moon

0 5

Sun

151 6

Mars orbital path

78 3

Jupiter orbital path

637 2

Pluto orbital path

5833 5

Proxima Centauri (Nearest Star)

40,265,554 9

Across the Milky Way Galaxy

958,190,639,269 5

Andromeda (Nearest galaxy)

19,173,597,921,200 0

Remember, most astronomers place the age of the Universe at between 13-17 billion years.

Keep your eyes on the skies!

Ray

Ray is the author the Anunnaki Awakening speculative fiction trilogy. Book 1 – Revelation – has been released. Preorder or read the first two chapters here.

About Ray Davis

Ray Davis is the author of the Anunnaki Awakening trilogy - speculative fiction series focusing the issues of humanity's past and future. The series is heavily influenced by the science fiction genre. Book 1 - Revelation - is now available - http://www.AATrilogy.com. Ray has written prolifically on the topics of personal development and human potential. In 2007, Ray founded The Affirmation Spot - a website offering downloadable mp3 motivational tools and affirmations. http://www.theaffirmationspot.com. Ray began studying affirmations and positive thinking after a life-threatening illness at 25. His thirst for self-improvement led him to read the writings of Joseph Campbell, Wayne Dyer, Deepak Chopra, Neale Donald Walsch, and many other luminaries in the fields of mythology and motivation. Over time, he has melded these ideas into his own philosophy on self-development. He has written and used affirmations and other tools throughout that time to improve his own life and has a passion for helping other reach for their goals and dreams. In 2010 he authored an eBook titled The Power to Be You: 417 Original Daily Thoughts for Personal Empowerment. Ray holds a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Secondary Education in Social Studies from University of Kansas. He lives in Louisburg, KS with his wife, April, two grown stepkids, and his black lab, Mia.
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