The asteroid belt is the circumstellar disc in the Solar System located roughly
between the orbits of the planets Mars and Jupiter. It is occupied by numerous ...
The Asteroid Belt is located in an area of space between the orbits of Mars and
Jupiter. That places it between 2.2 and 3.2 astronomical units (AU) from the Sun.
An asteroid is a bit of rock. It can be thought of as what was "left over" after the
Sun and all the planets were formed. Most of the asteroids in our solar system
Jun 11, 2012 ... Most asteroids orbit between Mars and Jupiter in the Main Asteriod Belt. But
some space rocks stray out of the main belt and threaten Earth.
The asteroid belt may also be divided into the inner and outer belts, with the inner
belt formed by asteroids orbiting nearer to Mars than the 3:1 Kirkwood gap (2.5 ...
Jun 14, 2012 ... ... ventures hope to send robot space probes to mine valuable material from the
asteroids. Here's a look at what awaits them in our asteroid belt.
NASA Larger image. Stoney asteroid 243 Ida and its satellite. Dactyl (more
information and orbit). Breaking News. On October 4, 2010, some astronomers ...
The asteroid belt is a region of the solar system falling roughly between the
planets Mars and Jupiter where the greatest concentration of asteroid orbits can
The asteroid belt is a region of space between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter
where most of the asteroids in our Solar System are found orbiting the Sun.
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About 2-4 AU (186-370 million miles) away from the Sun, between the orbits of
Mars and Jupiter, is a region called the Asteroid Belt. This region is a ring of tens