Facts about solar system
All the planets orbit the sun in an eliptical, oval shaped path. In the galaxy, the Solar system is known as “The Milky Way”. Astronomers have found many other stars in our galaxy which have planets orbiting around them. There are around 200 billion stars in the milky way. The Voyager 1 spacecraft is the furthest man-made object in the solar system, it is around 11 billion miles (18 billion km) from the sun and is still sending data back to Earth.