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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 ...

www.space.com/16105-asteroid-belt.html

May 4, 2017 ... 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.

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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.

www.quora.com/Why-are-asteroids-present-between-Mars-and-Jupiter-Why-not-between-Earth-and-Mars-or-any-other-planets

Jupiter is a bad neighbor. Jupiter is massive and thus exerts gravitational influence on everything in its neighborhood. Within the asteroid belt, there are ...

www.astro.cornell.edu/~randerson/Inreach%20Web%20Page/inreach/asteroids.html

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  ...

physics.stackexchange.com/questions/26139/why-did-the-asteroid-belt-between-mars-and-jupiter-form-as-it-did

Jul 22, 2011 ... The answers so far leave out an important consideration, which is that of the Nice model and effects it would have had, and the evidence for the ...

www.reference.com/science/asteroid-belt-between-mars-jupiter-48cfa6a4216c7f65

The asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter is thought to be left over from a planet that was unable to form due to the gravitational influence of Jupiter or the ...

www.forbes.com/sites/brucedorminey/2013/01/31/why-our-main-asteroid-belt-is-hardly-the-remnant-of-an-exploded-planet

Jan 31, 2013 ... Artist's concept of a narrow asteroid belt potentially around another ... Image of the main asteroid belt between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter.

www.aerospaceguide.net/asteroidbelt.html

The Asteroid Belt is the space between Mars and Jupiter. It contains irregularly shaped chunks of debris called space asteroids.