Center Of The Universe
Date: Prior to 1993
If the background radiation from the big bang is at an almost
equal distance (20 billion light years) in all directions from the earth does
that mean we are at near the center of the known universe?
No, it simply means that the part of the universe we see now is a
"sphere" with us at the center. We have not yet seen far enough to tell
whether we are far or near to the center of the universe.
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Update: June 2012