# Problem: Where is the center of mass of the Earth – Sun system located? A) Just outside the surface of the Sun. B) Halfway between the Earth and Sun. C) Inside the Sun, 25 km from the center. D) Inside the Sun, 7500 km from the center. E) Inside the Sun, 450 km from the center.

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Where is the center of mass of the Earth – Sun system located?

A) Just outside the surface of the Sun.

B) Halfway between the Earth and Sun.

C) Inside the Sun, 25 km from the center.

D) Inside the Sun, 7500 km from the center.

E) Inside the Sun, 450 km from the center.

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