Dwarf Planets In The Solar System

dwarf planets

There is a new class of objects in the Solar System – Dwarf Planets – which now includes Pluto. See the poster below from SPACE.COM.

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Since this poster was produced there has been an addition – Sedna. Take a look at Kuiper and Oort Objects.

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Source Space.com: All about our solar system, outer space and exploration

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