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Beyond Neptune

Alex Harrison Parker

Beyond Neptune
This animation illustrates the approximate relative sizes and the true orbital motion of all known trans-Neptunian objects with average orbital distances (semi-major axes) greater than Neptune's. The objects are revealed on the date of their discovery.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Alex Parker

Original image data dated on or about May 29, 2014

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