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A small Solar System body (SSSB) is an object in the Solar System that is neither a planet, a dwarf planet, nor a natural satellite. This encompasses all comets and all minor planets other than those that are dwarf planets.

  • A minor planet is an astronomical object in direct orbit around the Sun that is neither a planet nor exclusively classified as a comet.

  • Asteroids are minor planets, especially of the inner Solar System. Larger asteroids have also been called planetoids. These terms have historically been applied to any astronomical object orbiting the Sun that did not resolve into a disc in a telescope and was not observed to have characteristics of an active comet such as a tail.

  • A comet is an icy, small Solar System body that, when passing close to the Sun, warms and begins to release gases, a process called outgassing. This produces a visible atmosphere or coma, and sometimes also a tail.

  • A meteoroid is a small rocky or metallic body in outer space. Meteoroids are significantly smaller than asteroids.

  • A micrometeoroid is a tiny meteoroid: a small particle of rock in space, usually weighing less than a gram.

Related tags: planet

Wikipedia (Asteroid) (EN)
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Wikipedia (Micrometeoroid) (EN)
Wikipedia (Minor planet) (EN)
Wikipedia (Small Solar System body) (EN)
Wikipedia (太陽系小天体) (JP)
Wikipedia (小惑星) (JP)
Wikipedia (彗星) (JP)
Wikipedia (微小隕石) (JP)
Wikipedia (流星物質) (JP)

Category: Themes

Translations: 太陽系小天体

Aliases: SSSB, minor planet, asteroid, comet, meteoroid, micrometeoroid, 小惑星, 彗星, 流星物質, 微小隕石


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Addition date: 3/20/2021 3:02:02 AM


Top artists (6 total)

Thumb Comet (Music producer)
星空, Stre
Thumb Asteroid (Illustrator)
Thumb Asteroid (Music producer) Thumb 彗星 (Lyricist)
Thumb comet (Illustrator)
코멧
Thumb 気楽P (Cover artist)
comet

Top albums (2 total)

Cover 彗星 (Single)
monaca:factory feat. V3 GUMI (Power), GUMI
Cover Asteroid (Single)
キッドP feat. 鏡音レン

Top songs (51 total)

Cover アステロイド O
ぽわぽわP feat. 初音ミク
アステロイド R
虹原ぺぺろん feat. SF-A2 開発コード miki
Cover ASTEROiD C
とくP feat. 初音ミク, SeeU
Cover ASTEROiD O
とくP feat. SeeU
Asteroid I
キッドP
Asteroid O
キッドP feat. 鏡音レン
Cover Asteroid O
市瀬るぽ feat. 初音ミク
Cover Asteroid I
Y.sato
Cover Asteroid O
ezmen feat. 初音ミク
Cover Asteroid O
Y.sato feat. アルスロイド
Cover asteroid O
eb2_nkd feat. 巡音ルカ
Cover メテオロイド O
psgmania feat. 鏡音リン

Siblings: alien, Moon, planet, stars

Children: meteor

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