Pluto is the largest dwarf planet

The planet Pluto is so far from earth that a beam of torch travelling at the speed of light would take about five hours to get there

Pluto is the second closest dwarf planet to the Sun and is also the second most massive dwarf planet. It is possible that either Pluto is the largest dwarf planet but Pluto’s atmosphere makes it is difficult to determine a precise size. Pluto was discovered on February 18th, 1930 by Clyde W. Tombaugh at the Lowell Observatory

Pluto is smaller than Jupiter’s moons Ganymede, Callisto, Io, and Europa, Saturn’s moon Titan, Neptune’s moon Triton, and the Earth’s moon

Ceres is the closest dwarf planet to the Sun and is located in the asteroid belt, making it the only dwarf planet in the inner solar system. Ceres is also the smallest of the bodies currently classified as dwarf planets.

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