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Pluto - Wikipedia
26 Oct 2019 at 5:30pm
Pluto (minor planet designation: 134340 Pluto) is a dwarf planet in the Kuiper belt, a ring of bodies beyond Neptune. It was the first Kuiper belt object to be discovered and is the largest known plutoid (or ice dwarf). Pluto was discovered by Clyde Tombaugh in 1930 as the ninth planet from the Sun.

What Is Pluto? | NASA
7 Nov 2019 at 6:24am
Pluto used to be called the ninth planet from the sun, but today it is called a "dwarf planet." Pluto is a dwarf planet in our solar system. ...

Is Pluto a planet? Find the answer and all the facts here ...
30 Oct 2019 at 1:07pm
1. Is Pluto a planet? So let?s get straight to it ? no, Pluto is not a planet. It used to be considered the ninth planet of our Solar System but was declassified as a planet when a standard global definition was agreed in 2006 by the International Astronomical Union (IAU).

Pluto: Facts & Information About the Dwarf Planet Pluto ...
14 Nov 2017 at 3:55pm
Pluto, once considered the ninth and most distant planet from the sun, is now the largest known dwarf planet in the solar system. It is also one of the largest known members of the Kuiper Belt, a ...

Overview | Pluto ? NASA Solar System Exploration
6 Nov 2019 at 5:38pm
Pluto is a dwarf planet that lies in the Kuiper Belt, an area full of icy bodies and other dwarf planets out past Neptune. Pluto is very small, only about half the width of the United States and its biggest moon Charon is about half the size of Pluto.

Pluto Facts - Interesting Facts about Dwarf Planet Pluto
6 Nov 2019 at 1:13pm
Pluto is the largest dwarf planet but only the second most massive, with Eris being the most massive. Pluto Diagrams. Pluto size compared to the Moon and Earth. Pluto distance from the Sun and orbital eccentricity. Facts about Pluto. Pluto is named after the Roman god of the underworld.

Pluto | Facts, Information, History & Definition
17 Oct 2019 at 8:51am
Pluto orbits beyond the orbit of Neptune (usually). It is much smaller than any of the official planets and now classified as a ?dwarf planet?. Pluto is smaller than seven of the solar system?s moons (the Moon, Io, Europa, Ganymede, Callisto, Titan and Triton). In Roman mythology ...

Why is Pluto not a planet?
6 Nov 2019 at 8:51pm
I'm sure most of us grew up with the knowledge that Pluto was our solar system's ninth planet. So what changed about the definition? Astrum Answers! SUBSCRIBE for more videos about our other ...

Pluto Has Been Officially Reclassified as a Planet - Futurism
31 Mar 2017 at 11:53pm
The International Astronomical Union (IAU), the body that is responsible for naming and classifying objects in the cosmos, has just announced that Pluto has been reclassified as a major planet.

Pluto 101 | National Geographic
6 Nov 2019 at 6:57pm
Pluto is one of the most mysterious and controversial celestial objects in the solar system. Find out what most mystifies scientists and stargazers about this dwarf planet.

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