Scientists discover dwarf planet “Makemake” with no atmosphere
“Makemake”: A dwarf planet in our solar system discovered by astronomers.
- Orbits in the outer solar system
- Has no atmosphere
- About two thirds the size of Pluto
- Travels around the Sun in a distant path that lies beyond that of Pluto but closer to the Sun than Eris, the most massive known dwarf planet in the Solar System.