Astronomers Spot Comet in Solar System's Main Asteroid Belt

Published Oct 05 2021 at 7:13 PM GMT
  • (248370) 2005 QN137 is the eighth main-belt asteroid, out of more than half a million asteroids in the main belt, confirmed to not only be active, but to have been active on more than one occasion.
  • (248370) 2005 QN173 was discovered to be active on July 7, 2021 in data obtained by the Asteroid Terrestrial-Impact.



  • Published Oct 5, 2021 7:13 PM GMT