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10199 Chariklo


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An Asteroid with rings - 10199 Chariklo


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Solar System: Chariklo: First Asteroid With Rings Discovered in our Solar System

10199 Chariklo ( or ; Ancient Greek: Χαρικλώ; provisional designation 1997 CU26) is the largest confirmed centaur (minor planet of the outer Solar System). It orbits the Sun between Saturn and Uranus, grazing the orbit of Uranus. On 26 March 2014, astronomers announced the discovery of two rings (nicknamed Oiapoque and Chuí) around Chariklo by observing a stellar occultation, making it the first minor planet known to have rings.
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