Here is a planetary fruit salad – a scale model of objects in the solar system (click to zoom). The Moon and the smaller planets are on the top left saucer. The lower right saucer represents the rings of Saturn.
On this scale (roughly 1 to 2 billion), the Moon is 19 centimetres from the Earth, the Earth is 73 metres from the Sun, Jupiter is 380 metres from the Sun, and Pluto is around 3 kilometres from the Sun.
|Sun||1,392,700 km||68 cm||Beach ball (not shown)|
|Mercury||4,879 km||0.24 cm||Mustard seed (yellow)|
|Venus||12,104 km||0.59 cm||Chickpea|
|Earth||12,756 km||0.62 cm||Chickpea (coloured blue)|
|Moon||3,475 km||0.17 cm||Mustard seed (black)|
|Mars||6,792 km||0.33 cm||Peppercorn (black)|
|Jupiter||142,984 km||7 cm||Orange|
|Saturn||120,536 km||5.9 cm||Lemon|
|Saturn’s Rings (up to F)||280,360 km||14 cm||Saucer|
|Uranus||51,118 km||2.5 cm||Grape|
|Neptune||49,528 km||2.4 cm||Grape|
|Pluto||2,377 km||0.12 cm||Poppy seed|