42 asteroids in our Solar System and their orbits
This animated poster shows 42 of the largest objects in the asteroid belt, located between Mars and Jupiter (orbits not to scale). Most of them are larger than 100 kilometres, with the two biggest asteroids being Ceres and Vesta, which are around 940 and 520 kilometres in diameter, and the two smallest ones being Urania and Ausonia, each only about 90 kilometres.
ESO/M. Kornmesser/Vernazza et al./MISTRAL algorithm (ONERA/CNRS)
About the Video
|Release date:||12 October 2021, 14:00|
|Frame rate:||25 fps|
About the Object
|Type:||Solar System : Interplanetary Body : Asteroid|