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Retrograde Orbit of 2008 KV42
« on: September 11, 2008, 05:35:12 PM »
There's a new system/simulation in the latest release of Universe Sandbox:
Retrograde Orbit - 2008 KV42

It shows the orbit of a recently discovered comet that is orbiting backwards (kind of) around the Sun.

More info from space.com:

Just run your installed copy to update or download now:

In this image we're hovering just slightly above the plane of the solar system at a distance of 83 AU from the Sun.
« Last Edit: September 21, 2008, 09:56:07 PM by Dan Dixon »