(Q42313338)

English

1I/ʻOumuamua

interstellar object passing through the Solar System, discovered in October 2017

  • C/2017 U1
  • A/2017 U1
  • 1I/2017 U1
  • 1I
  • ʻOumuamua
  • Oumuamua
  • C/2017 U1 (PANSTARRS)
  • ʿOumuamua (mezihvězdný objekt)

Statements

This animation shows the path of the interstellar asteroid 1I/2017 (`Oumuamua) through the Solar System. Observations with ESO's Very Large Telescope and others have shown that this unique object is dark, reddish in colour and highly elongated. (English)
/oʊˈmuːəˈmuːə/
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19 October 2017
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0.25529 astronomical unit
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0.000002 Jupiter radius
A/2017 U1
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1I/ʻOumuamua
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