10. Large Magellan Cloud is our “grandmother” galaxy.

10. Large Magellan Cloud is our “grandmother” galaxy.

Supernova SN 1987A, the first since 1604 supernova visible with naked eye, has proven that Large Magellan Cloud (and not as traditionally supposed – the imaginary Milky Way galaxy) is the proper member of our Cosmic Hierarchy being a satellite of the Andromeda galaxy. It has confirmed our theoretical calculations that the Solar System distance to the Large Magellan Cloud is 164878 light-years, and its distance to Andromeda-Group of galaxies is 2.002 million light-years. One of the satellites of Large Magellan Cloud, containing Orion Complex and with it also our Solar System, is (probably) Omega Centauri Cluster.

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