A team of astronomers using the NASA/ESA #Hubble
Space Telescope has discovered a fifth moon orbiting the icy dwarf planet #Pluto
Pluto’s new-found moon, visible as a speck of light in Hubble images, is estimated to be irregular in shape and between 10 and 25 kilometres across. It is in a 95 000 kilometre-diameter circular orbit around Pluto that is assumed to lie in the same plane as Pluto’s other known moons.
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Credit: NASA, ESA, and M. Showalter (SETI Institute)