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English: Gamma Orionis, Algol B, the Sun, and the objects from Image:1e8m_comparison.png, to scale. Note that the star surfaces are entirely my interpretation, and I am not an astronomer.
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Source Planetary texture maps (with the exception of Earth) and Earth's cloud map from Celestia, used under the GPL, version 2. Earth's surface is a monthly Blue Marble Next Generation image from NASA, and thus public domain.

Physical information is based on the Wikipedia articles about the respective bodies. The color of OGLE-TR-122b is based on an artist's rendition at [1]

My own contributions to this image (which are mainly the stars) are available under the GPL, v. 2, and other licenses. See User:Paul Stansifer/Size comparison for more details and the other licenses.
Author User:Paul Stansifer, and others (see "source")
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Zoomed out view of 1e10m length scale: Rigel, Aldebaran, and smaller
Zoomed in to show only the smaller objects: Saturn Jupiter OGLE-TR-122b and smaller
Zoomed in view, transparency version
Version with transparency set and different textures and lighting.
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current06:33, 7 March 2007Thumbnail for version as of 06:33, 7 March 20071,024 × 768 (726 KB)Paul Stansifer{{Information |Description=Gamma Orionis, Algol B, the Sun, and the objects from Image:1e8m_comparison.png, to scale. Note that the star surfaces are entirely my interpretatio
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