Astronomers Detect '10th Planet'

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Astronomers Detect '10th Planet'

Post by InactiveX » Sat Jul 30, 2005 5:15 am

David Rabinowitz told the BBC News website: "It has been a remarkable day and a remarkable year. 2003 UB313 is probably larger than Pluto. It is fainter than Pluto, but three times farther away."
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Post by davd_bob » Sat Jul 30, 2005 8:26 am

Wow, I wonder if there is an eleventh?
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Post by BCN » Sat Jul 30, 2005 11:07 am

3 times farther away, it seems like kuiper belt, but not a planet, well, anyway, I would guess it hass been captured and not formed in our solar system. just too far for forming here, my guess
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