# What is the real diameter of the sun in meters?

## What is the real diameter of the sun in meters?

**Diameter of the Sun**

Bibliographic Entry | Result (w/surrounding text) | Standardized Result |
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Namowitz, Samuel N., and Nancy E. Spaulding. Heath Earth Science. Lexington, MA: Heath, 1994: 398. | “The sun’s diameter, 1,380,000 kilometers, is about 110 times Earth’s diameter.” | 1.38 × 10^{9} m |

## What is the real diameter of the sun?

The Sun is the largest object in our solar system. Its diameter is about 865,000 miles (1.4 million kilometers).

## What is the real diameter of the sun in km?

The mean radius of the sun is 432,450 miles (696,000 kilometers), which makes its diameter about 864,938 miles (1.392 million km).

## Is the sun 110 times the diameter of Earth?

The Sun is 864,400 miles (1,391,000 kilometers) across. This is about 109 times the diameter of Earth. The Sun weighs about 333,000 times as much as Earth. It is so large that about 1,300,000 planet Earths can fit inside of it.