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  • Sun : the largest and central member of the solar system, worshipped as a god by ancient people.
  • The main source of heat and light for all forms of life on earth.
  • Diameter : 109 times greater than Earth’s diameter
  • Distance : 15 crore km from Earth
  • Photosphere : The brilliant disc of the sun seen from Earth., 
  • Temperature: Surface temperature is about 6,000°C and at the center of the sun is 1,50,00,000°C.
  • Light : speed 3,00,000 km/s, takes 8 minutes and 20 seconds to reach earth
  • The gravitational pull of the sun keeps the solar system together.

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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 13 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.