The sun is not out there. “Out there” is a quality of the sun. The name “sun” is a quality of the sun. Size and shape are qualities of the sun. The location (i.e., the sun’s orientation relative to everything else) of the sun is a quality of the sun.
From zero, there is no distance. There is nothing to measure from and no means to measure.
The ruler between zero and an object, if used to measure, when turned around to measure, becomes a point, not a ruler.
In the case of the sun, from zero, from where I am as emptiness for the world, the sun is no distance. When I turn the solar-system-sized ruler around and place it with one end here and the other end at the sun, its length becomes a point at the sun’s location.
The distance between you and the sun is in…
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