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Pluto Discovery

North of #Pluto | #Pluto with contrasting colors by the New Horizons probe guns. The area is known informally as Lowell Regio, referring to Percival Lowell, founder of the Lowell Observatory and also famous for its speculation the canals of Mars. Lowell began the research that would lead to the discovery of Pluto in 1906. Pluto's north pole is above and to the .....


spaceplasma: “ Planets of Our Solar System “ Our solar system officially has eight planets and one star: the Sun. The discovery of an object larger than Pluto in 2005 rekindled the debate over whether...


This image, taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, shows five moons orbiting the distant, icy dwarf planet Pluto. The green circle marks the newly discovered moon, designated P5, as photographed by Hubble's Wide Field Camera 3 on July 7. The observations will help scientists in their planning for the July 2015 flyby of Pluto by NASA's New Horizons spacecraft. P4 was uncovered in Hubble imagery in 2011. (Credit: NASA; ESA; M. Showalter, SETI Institute)


Moon, Venus, and Jupiter (Moon in Aquarius [Ura]/Pisc [Nept] in 3rd/4th houses--URA/MOON ruled; Mars & Venus in Cancer [Moon] in 8th house --Pluto ruled; Jupiter in Taurus [Venus] in 6th house -- Mercury ruled.


Eris is the fifth dwarf planet from the sun, making it the eleventh planetary body from the Sun, and the most distant known natural object from th


The Sun or Sol, is the star at the centre of our solar system and is responsible for the Earth’s climate and weather. The Sun is an almost perfect sphere with a difference of just 10km in diameter between the poles and the equator. The average radius of the Sun is 695,508 km (109.2 x that of the Earth) of which 20–25% is the core. Image Credit: SOHO/EIT