Why is pluto called pluto?

Answer Pluto was first observed in 1930, 25 years after the American astronomer Percival Lowell first theorized its existence. Its naming continued a long-established tradition of naming planets after Rom... Read More »

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How to Draw Pluto the Dog?

Pluto is Mickey Mouse's best friend and sidekick. Here are the simple steps on how to draw Pluto.

How old is mickey mouse's dog Pluto?

Pluto celebrated his 79th birthday on August 18, 2009.

How far is pluto from neptune?

On average, the planet Neptune is 4,497,070 miles from the sun. Pluto, no longer classified as a planet, is 5,913,520 miles from the sun. The difference between the two is 1,416,450 miles, which is... Read More »

What is the orbit of Pluto?

Unlike the other planets, which orbit in a circular pattern, Pluto orbits in an elliptical pattern. This elliptical orbit sometimes places Pluto closer to the Sun than Neptune. In 2006, the Interna... Read More »