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What will I find?
This picture shows the Milky Way Galaxy. The red box indicates where our solar system is. Click on the magnifying glass below to explore a 3D model of the galaxy, or click the red box if you want to jump to other pages with 3D views of some well known star clusters. Choose any of the stories listed on the left if you want to find out more about the Milky Way.

 

Explore the Milky Way

ESA Science Home page

See also:

Gaia Home page