Sky Chart Showing Location of KBO "Quaoar"
Approximately half the size of Pluto, the icy world 2002 LM60, dubbed "Quaoar" (pronounced kwa-whar) by its discoverers, is the farthest object in the solar system ever to be resolved by a telescope.
About the Image
NASA press release
|Release date:||7 October 2002, 06:00|
|Size:||720 x 576 px|
About the Object
|Name:||Libra, Ophiuchus, Pluto, Quaoar, Sagittarius, Scorpius, Serpens|
|Type:||• Solar System : Interplanetary Body|
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