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10199 Chariklo

(Chariklo)
(largest minor planet in the outer solar system)

10199 Chariklo is the largest Centaur, i.e., minor planet in the outer solar system. It was discovered in 1997, it has a diameter of 232 km, it has two rings, and it orbits between Saturn and Uranus, ranging from 13 to 18 AU.


(centaur)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/10199_Chariklo
RedshiftParsecs
/Distance
Lightyears
/Lookback Years
  
~013AU~0lynearest10199 Chariklo
~018AU~0lyfurthest10199 Chariklo

Referenced by:
Occultation Observations

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