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Tiny dwarf planet spotted with its own ring in our solar system

Accepted submission by Anonymous Coward at 2017-10-11 20:56:08 from the Rings Past Uranus dept.
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It’s not just Saturn and gas giants such as Uranus which have rings in our solar system – as a tiny dwarf planet has just been spotted with its very own. [metro.co.uk]

It’s the first dwarf planet beyond Neptune to be spotted with its own ring – and could prove that such rings are not uncommon in the outer solar system.


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