Dwarf Planets

A dwarf planet is a celestial body that:

  1. Is in orbit around the Sun
  2. has sufficient mass for its self-gravity to overcome rigid body forces so that it assumes a hidrostatic equilibrium shape
  3. Has not cleared the neighborn around its orbit,and is not a satelite

There are currently 5 accepted dwarf planets:Ceres,Pluto,Haumea,MakeMake,Eris

Ceres Pluto Haumea MakeMake Eris
Date of discovery 1 January,1801 18 February,1930 28 December,2004 31 March,2005 5 January,2005
where in solar sistem between Mars and Jupiter further than Neptune further than Neptune further than Neptune further than Neptune
Number of moons 0 5 2 1 1

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