• "Planet 10" Before "Planet 9”?

    “Planet 10” Before “Planet 9”?

    Astronomers are nicknaming a “Planet 10” before even finding a “Planet 9”. The reports are based on the study of gravitational influences on objects in the Kuiper belt. Around 600 objects were tracked in a different plane of the solar system main 8 planets, their different orbits might be imposed by an object the mass of the Earth orbiting the Sun at around 5 billion kilometers away. This put “Planet 10” way closer than the previously announced “Planet 9”, leading to even more confusion. Beyond Neptune there is a lot of material, called the Kuiper belt. There has been discovered bodies with enough mass to be considered dwarf planets, like…