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Astronomers at Palomar Observatory Find Asteroid Orbiting Sun Between Venus and Mercury

The first asteroid orbiting the sun between the planets Mercury and Venus has been spotted by astronomers at Palomar Observatory in north San Diego County. Researchers used Caltech’s Zwicky Transient Facility, a special camera attached to the observatory’s 48-inch Samuel Oschin Telescope, to track the  tiny body, which is about a mile in diameter. The […]