New Asteroid GP59

Amateur astronomer Nick James from the English Essex by 11-inch telescope on the night of April 11, discovered the asteroid 2011 GP59, which acutely changes the brightness every few minut.

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Astronomers Discovered the Asteroid with the Earth Like Orbit

Asteroid 2010 SO16, discovered earlier telescope WISE, moves almost exactly on the Earth’s orbit and may be a “brother” of the Earth – one of a group of protoplanetary celestial bodies, from which it emerged, according to astronomers from the Northern Ireland Observatory Armag. Most asteroids near Earth (NEA), have very elongated orbits, SO16 but has a nearly circular orbit, and therefore can not converge to any other planet except Earth.Astronomers have decided to establish how stable the orbit of this asteroid, and how long it takes her.

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