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.
Aug 3, 2016 ... 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 ...
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.
Most of this ancient space rubble can be found orbiting the sun between Mars
and Jupiter within the main asteroid belt. Asteroids range in size from Vesta - the
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
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 between the inner planets and outer planets where
thousands of asteroids are found orbitting around the Sun.
Jun 22, 2016 ... Early on in the Solar System's formation we could have had a few more planets in
the mix, however due to Jupiter's massive gravity the ...