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Comet collision occurs every six seconds near the star 49 Ceti- VIDEO PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 10 November 2012 10:55

In the Astrophysical Journal appeared an article of scientists from the University of California at Los Angeles and the University of Georgia, USA, that they can explained an unusual size and shape of the gas cloud about star 49 Ceti. The star 49 Ceti has an unusually large belt of asteroids and comets, which is in 4,000 times more of the Kuiper belt in the Solar system, that in asteroid belt of star 49 Ceti every six seconds clashes comets over the last 10 million years. star 49 Ceti is located 189 light-years off Earth, it belongs to the spectral class A1VC and has a mass in 2.17 times more of the mass of Sun. Such a high frequency of collisions of the comets in a star system 49 Ceti are due to the fact, that about star 49 Ceti rotates hundreds of trillions of comets, which may be several billion years ago in our Solar system, so the study of star 49 Ceti will allow a scientists to better understand the evolution of the Solar system, THE VIDEO:

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