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Re: What is the closest Star?

The sun is only a 8 light-minutes away, then comes Proxima Centauri at over 4 light-years with the other two stars of Alpha Centauri in the 3-star system just a blip further.

See, all that Science Fiction reading in my formative years just paid a big dividend!


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