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Asteroid belt - Wikipedia

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... and lies near the plane of the ecliptic, some asteroid orbits can be ... This lies between the strong 4:1 and 2:1 Kirkwood gaps at 2.06 and ...

Asteroid Belt: Facts & Formation - Space.com

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Jun 11, 2012 ... Most asteroids orbit between Mars and Jupiter in the Main Asteriod Belt. ... The Main Asteroid Belt lies more than two-and-a-half times as far as ...

Between which two planets does the Asteroid Belt lie? | Reference ...

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The asteroid belt is located between the planets Mars and Jupiter. It is populated by debris leftover after the planets formed over 4.5 billion years...

What is the Asteroid Belt? - Universe Today

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Aug 23, 2015 ... On January 1st, 1801, Piazzi observed a tiny object in an orbit with the ... So too did the term "Asteroid Belt", though it is unclear who coined that ... Zone I lies between the 4:1 resonance and 3:1 resonance Kirkwood gaps, ...

Asteroid Belt Facts - Interesting Facts about the Asteroid Belt

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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.

How Far is the Asteroid Belt from the Sun? - Universe Today

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Dec 2, 2016 ... The Asteroid Belt, which rests between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter, orbits ... The Asteroid Belt lies at a distance of 1.2 to 2.2 AUs from Earth.

The Main Asteroid Belt Written by Carolyn Crow Oct ... - Dawn - NASA

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Oct 25, 2009 ... The main asteroid belt is the region in our solar system that lies between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter. Most of the asteroids in the main belt ...

Definition > Asteroid belt - Main asteroid belt - futura-sciences.us

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The asteroid belt lies between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter. In it there are hundreds of thousands of objects of sizes varying from specks of dust to planetoids ...

Asteroids facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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Most asteroids lie in a main belt between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter. This belt is divided into smaller belts, separated by distances known as Kirkwood gaps ...

Asteroid Belt - Crystalinks

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The asteroid belt is the region of the Solar System located roughly between .... circular orbit and lies near the plane of the ecliptic, some asteroid orbits can be ...