minor planet

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  • Info A minor planet is an astronomical object in direct orbit around the Sun that is neither a planet nor originally classified as a comet. more...
  • He has also had a minor planet named after him.
  • Minor planets not yet given a name have not been included in this list.
  • This earth is but one minor planet of a minor system. Cited from Daily Thoughts, by Charles Kingsley
  • Minor planets not yet given a name have not been included in this list as shown below.
  • This is a list of the sources of minor planet names.
  • This is a list of minor planets named after people, both real and fictional.
  • The term "minor planet" has been used since the 19th century to describe these objects.
  • It was the forty-fifth minor planet to be discovered.
  • This is a list of minor planets named after places, organized by continent.
  • Those objects under that mass limit would become minor planets.
  • Along with this, he discovered twenty-seven minor planets and one comet.
  • He wrote many papers for astronomical magazines and several books about minor planets.
  • The object was initially believed to be a minor planet due to its stellar appearance in the early images.
  • This minor planet was named for them and found by LINEAR.
  • This is a list of minor planets named after rivers, organized by continent.
  • In the case of minor planets, so many have been discovered that many will never be named by their discoverers.
  • See List of minor planets for a list of all such partial lists.
  • Minor planets are awarded an official number once their orbits are confirmed.
  • For many years he was the most regular contributor of data to the Minor Planet Center.
  • The asteroid is one of many main belt List of minor planets named after people.
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