Comparison of Kuiper Belt Object sizes

This is a photo illustration of the largest known Kuiper Belt objects. Xena, officially catalogued at 2003 UB313, is slightly larger than Pluto.


NASA, ESA, and A. Feild (STScI)

About the Image

NASA press release
NASA caption
Release date:11 April 2006, 19:00
Size:2100 x 1995 px

About the Object

Name:2003 EL61, 2003 UB313, 2005 FY9, Charon, Gabrielle, P1, P2, Pluto, Quaoar, Sedna, Xena
Type:Solar System : Planet : Satellite
Solar System : Interplanetary Body
Solar System : Interplanetary Body : Dwarf planet
Category:Solar System

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