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Dwarf Planet Makemake in Artist's Rendering

Credit: ESO/L. Calçada/Nick Risinger (skysurvey.org)
This artist’s impression shows the surface of the distant dwarf planet Makemake. This dwarf planet is about two thirds of the size of Pluto, and travels…Read More »





around the Sun in a distant path that lies beyond that of Pluto, but closer to the Sun than Eris, the most massive known dwarf planet in the Solar System.    Less «
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