Which earth is Marvel Cinematic Universe belongs too? I remember in Thor: The Dark World it was referred to as 616 by Erik Selvig:

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But I remember lots of sources claiming it to be Earth-199999, even few stating it to be official, even lots of fandoms still call it that. But again in Mysterio called it 616 who is not really a reliable narrator.

So who is right? Which earth is the Marvel Cinematic Universe?


Earth-616 is the main Marvel comics universe (Earth Prime).

Earth-199999 is the Marvel cinematic universe (MCU).

Source: Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe Volume 5

  • A link to this book with a quote would be perfect Dec 21 '19 at 19:14
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    It's a physical book .. under copyright .. it may not be possible to link to the quote.
    – iandotkelly
    Dec 21 '19 at 19:16
  • What about Erik and Mysterio?
    – Ankit Sharma
    Dec 22 '19 at 3:57
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    @AnkitSharma Maybe in universe they call it 616, but in other universes it’s 199999?
    – DonielF
    Dec 22 '19 at 4:21
  • @DonielF that make it more weird if true
    – Ankit Sharma
    Dec 22 '19 at 7:58

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