Other names:
  • Sol
  • Orb
Type: star
Location: Solar System
Affiliation: none

The Sun, in some science fiction works Sol, is a star in the Milky Way galaxy and forms the Solar System. It is orbited by 5 dwarf planets and 8 planets, 3 of which are known to support life.

In Star Trek, it is located within Sector 8023 of Alpha Quadrant(Third Quadrant).