... with a giant planet. (By definition, a centaur is a minor planet whose orbit crosses the orbit(s) of one or more giant planets ... Rings systems of minor planets and moons[edit]. Reports in March 2008[18][19][20] suggested that Saturn's moon Rhea may have ... 10199 Chariklo, a centaur, was the first minor planet discovered to have rings. It has two rings, perhaps due to a collision ... Ring systems of planets[edit]. The ring swirling around Saturn consists of chunks of ice and dust. The little dark spot on ...
Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, Google books. *Discovery Circumstances: Numbered Minor Planets (1)-(5000) - Minor Planet ... "Minor Planet Center. 30 May 2018. Retrieved 12 June 2018.. *^ a b c "Asteroid (1173) Anchises - Proper elements". AstDyS-2, ... The official naming citation was mentioned in The Names of the Minor Planets by Paul Herget in 1955 (H 109).[2] ... "The Minor Planet Bulletin. 43 (3): 265-270. Bibcode:2016MPBu...43..265S. ISSN 1052-8091. Retrieved 3 March 2018.. ...
Discovery Circumstances: Numbered Minor Planets (30001)-(35000) - Minor Planet Center. *31824 Elatus at the JPL Small-Body ... "Minor Planet Center. Retrieved 21 September 2017.. *^ a b c d Duffard, R.; Pinilla-Alonso, N.; Santos-Sanz, P.; Vilenius, E.; ... This minor planet was named after Elatus, a centaur from Greek mythology, who was killed during a battle with Heracles (also ... Schmadel, Lutz D. (2006). Dictionary of Minor Planet Names - (31824) Elatus, Addendum to Fifth Edition: 2003-2005. Springer ...
Main article: Centaur (minor planet). Centaurs typically behave with characteristics of both asteroids and comets.[190] ... The discovery of main-belt comets and active centaur minor planets has blurred the distinction between asteroids and comets. ... Pasachoff, Jay M (2000). A field guide to the stars and planets. p. 75. ISBN 978-0-395-93432-6.. ... A minor meteor shower, the Andromedids, occurs annually in November, and it is caused when the Earth crosses the orbit of ...
... is a minor planet orbiting the Sun. It is about 81 km in diameter.[1] ...
Discovery Circumstances: Numbered Minor Planets (1)-(5000) - Minor Planet Center. *2143 Jimarnold at AstDyS-2, Asteroids- ... "Minor Planet Center. Retrieved 6 December 2017.. *^ "LCDB Data for (2143) Jimarnold". Asteroid Lightcurve Database (LCDB). ... Schmadel, Lutz D. (2007). Dictionary of Minor Planet Names - (2143) Jimarnold. Springer Berlin Heidelberg. p. 174. ISBN 978-3- ... This minor planet was named after James R. Arnold (1923-2012), professor of chemistry and director of California Space Science ...
Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, Google books. *Discovery Circumstances: Numbered Minor Planets (1)-(5000) - Minor Planet ... "Minor Planet Center. 30 May 2018. Retrieved 11 June 2018.. *^ a b c "Asteroid (4709) Ennomos - Proper elements". AstDyS-2, ... This minor planet was named by the discoverer from Greek mythology after the Trojan warrior Ennomus (Ennomos), who was one of ... "IRAS Minor Planet Survey V6.0". NASA Planetary Data System - IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0: IRAS-A-FPA-3-RDR-IMPS-V6.0. Bibcode: ...
"Minor Planet Center. Retrieved 2014-04-02.. *^ a b c d e f g Sheppard, Scott; Fernandez, Yanga; Moullet, Arielle (6 September ... 2013 FY27, Minor planets with Satellites Database, Johnston's Archive. *Celestia Files of the recent Dwarf Planet finds (Ian ... It is the ninth-intrinsically-brightest known trans-Neptunian object,[10] and is the largest unnumbered minor planet as of ... "Conversion of Absolute Magnitude to Diameter for Minor Planets". Department of Physics & Astronomy (Stephen F. Austin State ...
2018 via a Minor Planet Electronic Circular from the Minor Planet Center.[2] It is about 2 kilometers in diameter and orbits at ...
... (minor planet designation: 134340 Pluto) is an icy dwarf planet in the Kuiper belt, a ring of bodies beyond the orbit of ... in their Minor Planet Catalogue, giving them the official minor planet designations "(134340) Pluto", "(136199) Eris", and "( ... Dwarf planet in the Kuiper belt of the Solar System. This article is about the dwarf planet. For the deity, see Pluto ( ... "Pluto: The Discovery of Planet X. Retrieved November 29, 2011.. *^ a b c d Rincon, Paul (January 13, 2006). "The girl who named ...
The official naming citation was published by the Minor Planet Center on January 9, 2020 (M.P.C. 120069).[8] ... "Minor Planet Center. Retrieved February 1, 2020.. *^ "MPC/MPO/MPS Archive". Minor Planet Center. Retrieved February 1, 2020.. ...
Minor Planet Bulletin. 40 (1): 15. Bibcode:2013MPBu...40...15K. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 June 2013. Retrieved 28 ...
In planetary science, a light curve can be used to derive the rotation period of a minor planet, moon, or comet nucleus. From ... uses a numeric code to assess the quality of a period solution for minor planet light curves (it does not necessarily assess ... and transiting extrasolar planets, or aperiodic, like the light curve of a nova, a cataclysmic variable star, a supernova or a ...
Schmadel, Lutz D. (2007). Dictionary of Minor Planet Names - (3083) OAFA. Springer Berlin Heidelberg. p. 254. ISBN 978-3-540- ...
Pluto was designated by P prior to its recategorization as a dwarf planet. When the object is found around a minor planet, the ... discovered after Pluto was categorized as a dwarf planet and assigned a minor planet number, was designated S/2011 (134340) 1 ... Unlike the planets and dwarf planets, relatively few moons orbiting asteroids have been named. Among them are the following: ... The convention has been extended to natural satellites of minor planets, such as (87) Sylvia I Romulus. ...
Numbered Minor Planets (1)-(5000) - Minor Planet Center 1437 Diomedes at the JPL Small-Body Database Discovery · Ephemeris · ... Minor Planet Center. Retrieved 26 October 2017. Asteroid Lightcurve Database (LCDB), query form (info) Dictionary of Minor ... The official naming citation was mentioned in The Names of the Minor Planets by Paul Herget in 1955 (H 129). "JPL Small-Body ... Tedesco, E. F.; Noah, P. V.; Noah, M.; Price, S. D. (October 2004). "IRAS Minor Planet Survey V6.0". NASA Planetary Data System ...
"Discovery Circumstances: Numbered Minor Planets (5001)-(10000)". The International Astronomical Minor Planet Center. Retrieved ...
Valt Minor - Krios and Valt Minor are two warring planets.[120]. Vanden Prime - Cardassian controlled planet.[121] ... Volchok Prime - Planet in Ferengi space.[137]. Vulcan - A dry, hostile planet in the 40 Eridani A system that is the homeworld ... Taurus Ceti IV - Planet where Captain Janeway got her dog, Molly, as a puppy from a pound. Note: The planet most likely should ... Janeway's father), drowned on the planet.[38]. Tau Ceti III - Planet where Picard first met his friend Captain Keel.[39] Non- ...
"Minor Planet Electronic Circular. 1995-P05.. *^ Kidger, M. R.; Serra-Ricart, Miquel; Bellot-Rubio, Luis R.; Casas, Ricard (1996 ... "OAA Computing and Minor Planet Sections. Retrieved 2009-12-17.. *^ Horizons output. "Barycentric Osculating Orbital Elements ... "Earth, Moon, and Planets. 78 (1-3): 169-177. Bibcode:1997EM&P...78..169K. doi:10.1023/A:1006228113533.. ... "Earth, Moon, and Planets. 89 (1): 3-25. Bibcode:2002EM&P...89....3F. doi:10.1023/A:1021545031431.. ...
Williams, Gareth (April 3, 2007). "Distribution of the Minor Planets". Minor Planets Center. Archived from the original on 21 ... Schmadel, Lutz D. (2003). Dictionary of minor planet names (5th ed.). Springer. p. 17. ISBN 3-540-00238-3. Lagerkvist, C.-I.; ...
"Minor Planet Center's List of Trojan Minor Planets". Sheppard, Scott. "The Trojan Page". Lykawka, P. S.; Horner (2010). "The ... "Trojan Minor Planets". Minor Planet Center. Retrieved 5 June 2017. Jewitt, David C.; Sheppard, Scott; Porco, Carolyn (2004). " ... Einarsson, Sturla (1913). "The Minor Planets of the Trojan Group". Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific. 25 ... "List of Jupiter trojans". Minor Planet Center. Retrieved 25 February 2014. "Trojan Asteroids". Cosmos. Swinburne University of ...
Numbered Minor Planets. IAU: Minor Planet Center. Retrieved 2009-04-14. ... Fuchie Minor Planet Discoverers. IAU: Minor Planet Center. Retrieved 2009-04-14 9350 Waseda. JPL Small-Body Database Browser. ... Working with Shohei Suzuki at Mount Nyukasa Station, Hirasawa discovered 52 minor planets between 1991 and 1998. Both men are ... Planet Named After High School Where Discoverer Taught (2004). Financial Times Ltd. Retrieved 2009-04-14. http://ssd.jpl.nasa. ...
Marsden, B. G. (2008-07-17). "Distant Minor Planets". Minor Planet Electronic Circulars. Bibcode:2008MPEC....O...05B. MPEC 2008 ... Minor Planet Electronic Circulars: 02. Bibcode:2007MPEC....R...02B. MPEC 2007-R02. "JPL Small-Body Database Browser: (2003 ... It is likely large enough to be a dwarf planet. It has been observed 79 times over 15 oppositions, with precovery images back ...
Schmadel, Lutz (2003). Dictionary of Minor Planet Names. Springer. ISBN 9783540002383.. *^ Lesley Milne, ed. (1995). Bulgakov: ... A minor planet, 3469 Bulgakov, discovered by the Soviet astronomer Lyudmila Georgievna Karachkina in 1982, is named after him.[ ...
minor planets) Groups and families: Vulcanoids · Near-Earth asteroids · Asteroid belt Jupiter Trojans · Centaurs · Neptune ... Mercury is the smallest planet in the Solar System.[8][9][10] It is the closest planet to the sun.[11] It makes one trip around ... Mercury is one of four inner planets in the Solar System, and has a rocky body like the Earth. It is the smallest planet in the ... The first of two spacecraft to visit the planet was Mariner 10,[14] which mapped only about 45% of the planet's surface from ...
Journal of Geophysical Research-Solid Earth and Planets. 91: 471-496. Bibcode:1986JGR....91..471C. doi:10.1029/jb091ib01p00471. ... snakes were a minor component of the North American fauna, but during the Miocene, the number of species and their prevalence ...