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9 Metis (Paperback) Loot Price: R622
Discovery Miles 6 220
9 Metis (Paperback): Frederic P. Miller, Agnes F. Vandome, John McBrewster
9 Metis (Paperback): Frederic P. Miller, Agnes F. Vandome, John McBrewster

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9 Metis (Paperback)

Frederic P. Miller, Agnes F. Vandome, John McBrewster

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High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! 9 Metis is one of the larger main belt asteroids. It is composed of silicates and metallic nickel-iron, and may be the core remnant of a large asteroid that was destroyed by an ancient collision. Metis is estimated to contain just under half a percent of the total mass of the asteroid belt. Metis was discovered by Andrew Graham on 25 April 1848; it was his only asteroid discovery. It also has been the only asteroid to have been discovered as a result of observations from Ireland until 7 October 2008, when 160 years later, Dave McDonald from observatory J65 discovered 2008 TM9. Its name comes from the mythological Metis, a Titaness and Oceanid, daughter of Tethys and Oceanus. The name Thetis was also considered and rejected.

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Imprint: Alphascript Publishing
Country of origin: United States
Release date: June 2010
First published: June 2010
Authors: Frederic P. Miller • Agnes F. Vandome • John McBrewster
Dimensions: 152 x 229 x 4mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 68
ISBN-13: 978-6130870515
Barcode: 9786130870515
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LSN: 6130870515

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