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Pluto and Charon Lithograph

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Most recent update: 10 Sep 2013

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Pluto's discovery in 1930 resulted from an attempt to find a planet beyond Neptune that was theorized to be disturbing the orbits of Uranus and Neptune. Pluto is classified as a dwarf planet and is also a member of a group of objects that orbit in a disc-like zone beyond the orbit of Neptune called the Kuiper Belt.

Note: This lithograph was revised in September 2013.

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Last Updated: 10 Sep 2013