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www.youtube.com/watch?v=OxPFb_-eN2M

just a fun little video to show the actual phenomenal size of this star in comparison to our puny little earth :P anyway its not exactly to scale but it's roughly correct this video was inspired ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VY_Canis_Majoris

VY Canis Majoris (abbreviated to VY CMa) is an extreme oxygen-rich (O-rich) red hypergiant (RHG) or red supergiant (RSG) and pulsating variable star located at 1.2 kiloparsecs (3,900 ly) away from Earth in the constellation of Canis Major.It is one of the largest known stars by radius, and is also one of the most luminous and massive red supergiants, as well as one of the most luminous stars ...

www.solarsystemquick.com/universe/vy-canis-majoris.htm

VY Canis Majoris is around 4,000 light years from Earth in the constellation of Canis Major. It is one of the largest known stars in the Milky Way galaxy. VY Canis Majoris is a red hypergiant with a radius of around 1,500 times larger than the sun.

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Crazy Image Shows How Tiny Earth Is Compared To Our Sun. ... This star's diameter is roughly 2000 times that of our sun's and 155,000 times that of Earth's. VY Canis Majoris is a hypergiant star ...

www.universetoday.com/13507/what-is-the-biggest-star-in...

And up until a few years ago, the title of biggest star went to VY Canis Majoris; a red hypergiant star in the Canis Major constellation, located about 5,000 light-years from Earth.

www.express.co.uk/news/science/610004

VY Canis Majoris is the biggest type of star known as a red hyper giant. It is 4,892 light years from Earth and has a circumference of 5.46billion miles - around 2,000 times that of our sun.

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10 Things You Never Knew About The Earth ... Donatello2030 752,847 views. 15:01. VY Canis Majoris Supernova - The Red Hypergiant is at the End ... Earth Compared To The Rest Of The ...

www.constellation-guide.com/vy-canis-majoris

VY Canis Majoris (VY CMa) is an exceptionally large, luminous red hypergiant star located in the constellation Canis Major.. With a radius about 1,420 times that of the Sun, corresponding to a diameter of 13.2 astronomical units, VY Canis Majoris is one of the largest known stars in the Milky Way.

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The sun is 109 times the diameter of the Earth. This makes VY Canis Majoris’s diameter roughly 150,000 times that of Earth. The Earth’s diameter is 12,750 km, give or take a few. If VY Canis Majoris were shrunk down to the size of Earth and the Earth were shrunk proportionally the Earth would be 12,750 / 150,000 km or 0.085 km across.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UY_Scuti

UY Scuti (BD-12 5055) is a red supergiant, and a pulsating variable star in the constellation Scutum.It is one of the largest known stars by radius and is also a variable star, with a maximum brightness of magnitude 8.29 and a minimum of magnitude 10.56.