Distant Minor Planets

  • James A. HallIII
Part of the Astronomers' Universe book series (ASTRONOM)


The Distant Minor Planets include the cis-Neptunian objects, and the trans-Neptunian objects (TNOs). The TNOs include Kuiper Belt Objects (KBOs), Scattered Disc Objects (SDOs), Detached Objects, and Oort Cloud Objects (OCOs).


Oort Cloud Primary Size Orbital Resonance Trojan Asteroid Kuiper Belt Object 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • James A. HallIII
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  1. 1.Crystal RiverUSA

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