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Pluto Has Three Moons

Posted November. 02, 2005 05:07,   


Two more moons have been discovered orbiting Pluto, the solar system’s most remote planet. The moons, known only as P1 and P2 for now (two spots to the upper right of Pluto), are 45-160 km wide and take three days to orbit the planet. Until now, 1,170-km wide Charon was Pluto’s only known moon.