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#1 Mirzam

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Posted 26 March 2014 - 06:53 AM

Brazilian astronomers to announce discovery in outer solar system

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#2 JimmyK

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Posted 26 March 2014 - 07:22 AM

Greetings,

Without saying how I know, it is an asteroid with a ring around it between Saturn and Uranus.

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Posted 26 March 2014 - 10:28 AM

I bet it is just another Kuiper belt object with a moon or two. Don't worry though, it is NOT a planet. :shameonyou: :whistle:

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Posted 26 March 2014 - 02:40 PM

Greetings,

Without saying how I know, it is an asteroid with a ring around it between Saturn and Uranus.

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Wow! you were correct. Good job :bow:

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Posted 26 March 2014 - 05:34 PM

Thanks! It is a habit of mine. When someone says they have a big secret announcement and it is of interest to me I get to digging. I find it an enjoyable hobby.

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Posted 26 March 2014 - 07:09 PM

I'll bet its a fairly large asteroid to form a ring and sustain it.

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Posted 26 March 2014 - 08:52 PM

I just saw an ESO video on youtube (ESO#64) about it. This is way cool!

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Posted 27 March 2014 - 05:40 AM

Cool video, thanks for the link.

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Posted 27 March 2014 - 06:43 AM

Doesn't Uranus have a ring around it too?

So this new discovery is the much speculated on Nibiru? :p

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Posted 28 March 2014 - 07:09 AM

All the large gas planets have some sort of ring around them.

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Posted 28 March 2014 - 08:44 PM

Yes an asteroid is another matter altogether. I wouldn't have thought the mass could sustain such a thing. Rubble loosely tossed about yes but a ring is quite another thing. Amazing how dim this thing is though.

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Posted 31 March 2014 - 05:28 PM

Greetings,

Without saying how I know, it is an asteroid with a ring around it between Saturn and Uranus.

Regards


Maybe it's the Starship Enterprise searching for Klingons?
LOL!

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