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Origins pp 35-58 | Cite as

The Day the Solar System Lost a Planet

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Part of the Astronomers’ Universe Series book series (ASTRONOM)

Abstract

In the history of planetary exploration, March 13th, 1986, was a red-letter day. This was the day a spacecraft visited a comet for the first time.

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Solar System Elliptical Orbit Giant Planet Astronomical Unit Kuiper Belt 
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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2007

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