View Full Version : Astronomers Discover Odd Kuiper Belt Pair

2008-Nov-07, 10:20 PM
Astronomers have discovered a pair of small Kuiper Belt Objects that are gravitationally bound to each other. This is somewhat unusual in itself. But even though these two objects are gravitationally connected, they have an enormous separation between them, about 125,000 kilometers (one third the distance from the Earth to the Moon). [...]

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