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Small Asteroid or Comet 'visits' from Beyond the Solar System

By Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA

October 30, 2017

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A small, recently discovered asteroid—or perhaps a comet&mdsah;appears to have originated from outside the solar system, coming from somewhere else in our galaxy. If so, it would be the first "interstellar object" to be observed and confirmed by astronomers.

From Jet Propulsion Laboratory/NASA
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