This video is amazing. It is built on a star survey done by satellites launched by the European Space Agency. What this animated rendering shows is that we earthlings reside on a speck, dwarfed and unremarkable when viewed on a galactic scale. It is humbling and awe inspiring. How lucky we are to have this place we call Earth.
|Milky Way Galaxy|
Here is a link to ESA' s very impressive video map of the Milky Way, our galactic home... http://spaceinvideos.esa.int/Videos/2013/11/Guide_to_our_Galaxy